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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After completing his education he took over responsibility for the family but,
judging that the claims of the poor were more urgent than his parents' needs,
gave himself completely to works of mercy. However, he did not like others to
know of his ...
The last move took place in January 968. Her grandson, William of Mainz, visited
her, heard her Confession, and anointed her. Wishing to give him something as a
present, Matilda asked abbess Richburga if there was anything available.
She took her mother's name, Rafqa (Rebecca). Her profession took place on 25
August 1873. Sister Rebecca brought to her monastic round the same qualities of
diligence and devotion that had marked her active religious life, coloured now ...
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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