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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540) Non (Nonna, Nonnita) was the mother of Saint David of Wales (1 Mar.). Most
of the information about her comes from the biography of her son written by
Rhygyfarch (Ricemarch) in the late eleventh century. According to his story there
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 ...
At Whitsuntide 861 they seized the great monastery of Saint-Bertin at Saint-Omer
and set it on fire after looting it and killing four monks left in charge. The town of
Therouanne was also attacked, and the bishop was obliged to flee. Overcome ...
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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
No s’hi han mostrat 19 seccions