Man of Blessing: A Life of St. Benedict (Paperback)Carmen Acevedo Butcher (author)
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* What is in St. Benedict's Rule? (A brief chapter-by-chapter summary of the rule of St. Benedict is presented.)
* Why did Pope Benedict XVI choose the name "Benedict"?
* What other popes have taken the name Benedict?
* What were the important events in the life of St. Benedict?
* What are St. Benedict's lasting legacies?
Publisher: Paraclete Press
Number of pages: 180
Weight: 198 g
Dimensions: 203 x 137 x 203 mm
"This remarkable book is a delightful blend of legend and solid history." -Sr. Lenora Black OSB, Spirit & Life
"Throughout the book [Butcher]...interweaves some good research that expands the context of Benedict's world and adds dimension to his character." -American Benedictine Review
"Butcher's life of St. Benedict is an excellent example of modern hagiography, written with imagination in a contemporary style based on historical facts and tradition." -Catholic Library World
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