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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Within her community, divided on the question of their religious identity, there
would be hostility if not enmity. What is impressive in saints called by God at a
very early age is their fidelity to a youthful vision, however imperfectly grasped at
One of her early decisions, which she would maintain during her career as a
religious, was to avoid any manifestation of her inner spiritual life so as not to
stand out from her companions in any way. She knew that she was being called
to a ...
Louise carefully watched the young and generous girls who came forward to help
and was eager to form them to the special service of the sick poor. Nothing less
than a new type of religious seemed called for, and Louise saw Marguerite ...
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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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In its original form, this work was a classic statement for a broad English-speaking audience; the publisher recently lightly updated and expanded it, republishing it in 12 volumes. This publication ... Llegeix la ressenya completa
ST DAVID OF WALES bishop
ST CHAD abbot and bishop
BD KATHARINE DREXEL foundress
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