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life of S. Paul of the Cross founder of the Congregation of Discalced Clerks of the Holy Cross and Passion of Our Lord, usually called Passionists. by Pius a Sp. Sancto

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Published by D. & J. Sadlier in New York .
Written in English



  • Italy


  • Paul of the Cross, Saint, 1694-1775.,
  • Christian saints -- Italy -- Biography.

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Edition Notes

StatementBy Father Pius a Sp. Sancto.
LC ClassificationsBX4700.P25 P5
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 437 p.
Number of Pages437
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6928377M
LC Control Number03014301

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Paul was born at Tarsus, in the province of Cilicia (south central Turkey, not far from Cypress). Acts "I am a Jew, born in Tarsus of Cilicia, but brought up in this city. Under Gamaliel I was thoroughly trained in the law of our fathers and was just as zealous for God as any of you are today. He was born a Roman citizen. This short little book is packed with information about the life of St. Paul. Much of it is derived from the book of Acts and Paul's epistles in the New Testament; some of it is from tradition. Acts ends with Paul imprisoned in Rome, but this book speculates that he was released from prison, later imprisoned again, and beheaded.4/5. Dr PAUL IAN CROSS is a best-selling, award-winning, scientist sci-fi author from London, UK. Paul works in clinical research (developing new medicines) and hes also involved in science communication (presenting science to non-scientists).4/5.   Most studies of Paul concentrate solely on his theology. This book breaks new ground by focusing on the source and nature of Paul's spirituality. Taking his cue from Paul's express desire to "know nothing but Christ crucified," Michael Gorman shows how Paul's personal experience of God constantly intersects with the story of the cross, an event that both reveals .

The Story and History of Saint Paul of the Cross The story and history of Saint Paul of the Cross. The eighty-one years of this Saint's life were modelled on the Passion of Jesus Christ.   The life of blessed Paul of the cross: founder of the congregation of discalced clerks of the most holy cross and passion of Jesus Christ by Pius a Spiritu Sancto, Father; Spencer, George, , translatorPages: The book of Acts recounts more information but leaves several parts of Paul's life out of its narrative, such as his probable but undocumented execution in Rome. Some scholars believe Acts also contradicts Paul's epistles on multiple accounts, in particular concerning the frequency of Paul's visits to the church in utes: Christian martyrdom, Sword.   The life of the Blessed Paul of the Cross by Strambi, Bp. of Macerata. Publication date Topics Publisher London: Thomas Richardson Collection kellylibrary; toronto Digitizing sponsor MSN Contributor Kelly - University of Toronto Language English Volume 1. vol. 1 Addeddate Call number.