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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Later, she asked him if she might return once again, as she felt that enclosure
corresponded best to her spiritual needs. He agreed, and she entered a third
time in 1828. Her third entry was not viewed favourably by some in the
community, and ...
A turning point was reached when he requested some spiritual reading and was
given the work of Mark the Hermit entitled The Spiritual Law. He was struck by
Mark's advice faithfully to follow the inspirations of grace: "Heed your conscience
At some point he visited a monastery in Egypt and was struck by the profoundly
spiritual life of the monks there and by its remarkable abba. He was himself much
sought after as a spiritual guide, indeed, so much so that he was stigmatized by ...
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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