The new glories of the Catholic church, tr. from the Ital. by the fathers of the London oratory

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I was just looking for one Korean saint and found myself reading through the whole book. It's full of touching history, all for the love of God. It can help straingthen you faith and understanding of what it take to be a saint or martry. An excellent book to learn about saints in another country. Loved it! 

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Page 256 - Si de mundo fuissetis, mundus quod suum erat diligeret ; quia vero de mundo non estis, sed ego elegí vos de mundo, propterea odit vos mundus.
Page xvi - Cyprian, ep. 10 (ad martyres) cap. 5: „o beatam ecclesiam nostram quam sie honor divinae dignationis inluminat, quam temporibus nostris gloriosus martyrum sanguis inlustrat. erat ante in operibus fratrum candida: nunc facta est in martyrum cruore purpurea.
Page 264 - Heigham. Revised and corrected. To which are added the Meditations on the Sacred Heart of Jesus. By the Yen. FC Borgo, SJ Translated into English. The last volume contains a copious and valuable analytical Index to the whole.
Page xvi - ... vel de passione purpureas. in caelestibus castris et pax et acies habent flores suos quibus miles Christi ob gloriam coronetur.
Page 256 - Astiterunt Reges terrae, et Principes convenerunt in unum, adversus Dominum et adversus Christum ejus.
Page 132 - Thou hast given a warning to them that fear thee: that they may flee from before the bow: That thy beloved may be delivered.
Page 264 - Louis De Ponte, SJ Being the translation from the Original Spanish, by J.
Page 260 - Christo lesu ut ostenderet in saeculis supervenientibus abundantes divitias gratiae suae in bonitate super nos in Christo lesu gratia enim estis salvati per fidem et hoc non ex vobis Dei enim donum est...
Page 200 - God in your favor, rest assured that I will not forget you. I die contented. Praise be to the Lord ! Farewell to all in the sacred hearts of Jesus and Mary. In manus tuas, Domine, commendo spiritum meum" The bishop addressed the victim, whom he could not venture to approach, in these words : " I am jealous at seeing you depart before me for the heavenly kingdom, by the shortest and safest road, while I am still left to be tossed on this stormy sea. I, your bishop, the old captain who have seen twenty...
Page 181 - The examination was closed with the following questions : " What is your name ?" " How old are you ?" " How long have you been at school ?" which were answered correctly in each instance.

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