Butler's lives of the saints
Burns & Oates, 29 de juny 1999 - 293 pàgines
For more than two centuries, "Butler's" has been one of the best known, most widely consulted hagiographies. In its brief and authoritative entries, readers can find a wealth of knowledge on the lives and deeds of the saints, as well as their ecclesiastical and historical importance since canonization.
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The relics were translated several times after the Norman Conquest. At the
Reformation some were saved from destruction. Divided and transferred from
one place of custody to another, they were thought to be lost by the early
A portion of his relics was taken to Mont Blandin in Ghent — from where they may
have found their way to England — and another to Chateau-du-Loir, later
translated to the abbey of Saint-Sauve in Montreuil-sur-Mer but destroyed at the ...
Invaded by the strong perfume that the relics exhaled, Catherine was caught up
in a wave of emotion and spoke of her mother as no one had ever heard her
speak. Her inspired speeches continued throughout the journey back to Sweden,
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We are transformed by the people we have been transmuted from herein portrayed. A lovely book of stories of places we have been and will forever inhabit. Their stories are our stories. Llegeix la ressenya completa
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ST DAVID OF WALES bishop
ST CHAD abbot and bishop
BD KATHARINE DREXEL foundress
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