Butler's Lives of the Saints: August

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A&C Black, 1995 - Biography & Autobiography - 352 pages
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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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Contents

ST ALPHONSUS DELIGUORI bishop doctor and founder
1
ST EUSEBIUS OF VERCELLI bishop
18
St Lydia
24
ST OSWALD martyr
37
SS SIXTUS II AGAPITUS FELICISSIMUS
44
ST DOMINIC founder
55
St Romanus martyr
73
ST LAURENCE martyr
79
ST BERNARD abbot and doctor
193
ST PIUS X pope
205
St Symphorian martyr
219
ST ROSE OF LIMA
228
ST LOUIS OF FRANCE
238
St Tarsicius martyr
254
ST MONICA
266
ST AUGUSTINE bishop and doctor
279

St Euplus martyr
94
SS Felix and Fortunatus martyrs
122
THE ASSUMPTION OF THE BLESSED VIRGIN MARY
136
ST STEPHEN OF HUNGARY
159
St Mamas martyr
166
ST JOHN EUDES founder
179
THE PASSION OF ST JOHN THE BAPTIST
299
SS Felix and Adauctus martyrs
314
SS Joseph of Arimathea and Nicodemus
327
Alphabetical List of Entries
334
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