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A selection of the most edifying, useful and instructive lives of the saints

Alban Butler

A selection of the most edifying, useful and instructive lives of the saints

by Alban Butler

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Published by Bernard Dornin in Baltimore [Md.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bible. -- N.T. -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementtaken from the excellent work of Alban Butler.
    SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 22454a.
    ContributionsDavid, John Baptist Maria, 1761-1841., Reeve, Joseph, 1733-1820.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination216 p.
    Number of Pages216
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15990970M

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    But since the cultus of the saints was discarded at the Reformation, it is one of the points in the Catholic tradition which non-Catholics find most difficult to understand, especially in its medieval form when the lives of the saints became a part of folk culture and were surrounded by a halo of popular legend. Psalter as the well known and accepted book of praise when those words were written.) It is certainly the case that to sing Psalms in the most edifying manner in this dispensation, is hard work! But it is rewarding, sanctifying, joyful labor! And that work must begin with the pastor who selects the Psalms to .

    Living an Orthodox Life: Spiritual Guidance in the World Spiritual Fatherhood. The conclusion that emerges from this brief walk through the meadows of our ecclesiastical tradition is as follows: it is our responsibility to have a permanent and steady spiritual father. At the same time, we have the right to choose the most appropriate one for us, not the most accommodating, but the most. Whoever reads the life of Anne Catherine Emmerich, and her book, will be satisfied that no fault can be found in any of these respects either with herself or with her revelations. Her book resembles in many points the writings of a great number of saints, and her life also bears the most .


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That the book may prove instructive, edifying and useful, under God's blessing, to that most numerous, important, and influential class for whom it is chiefly designed, is the earnest and prayerful desire of the Author."- Jabez Burns, March dtdm wmn 50% Discount SGCB Price: $ (list price $) Additional Information • Table of Contents.

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