SKU (ISBN): 9781612787169
Matthew Bunson | Margaret Bunson | Illustrator: Margaret Bunson
Binding: Cloth Text
Publisher: Our Sunday Visitor Inc.
From Aaron to Zoiticus
And 10,000 in between – here are the “holy ones” of the Church!
Now updated to include canonizations of Pope Benedict XVI!
Whether you’re a young student, or serious scholar, or someone who is just curious about the lives of the saints, this is the Encyclopedia for you! Now in its second edition, Our Sunday Visitor’s Encyclopedia of Saints puts massive amounts of information at your fingertips, including:
Various spellings of saints names
Details of the saint’s life in the context of his or her times
Companion martyrs and family members
A calendar of feast days
A complete history of the canonization process
Doctors of the Church
Emblems of the saints
Documents from Trent and Vatican II
And much more!
Completely indexed and cross-referenced for easy searching, Encyclopedia of Saints is also a fun book to simply browse through and find new saints and blessed you want to get to know!