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The Life of Saint Philip Neri

Apostle of Rome, and Founder of the Congregation of the Oratory. Vol II

ByFather Bacci

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This second volume concludes the magnificent biography of Saint Philip Neri written by Father Bacci. Philip Romolo Neri (1515–1595), known as the Second Apostle of Rome, after Saint Peter, was an Italian priest noted for founding a society of secular clergy called the Congregation of the Oratory. Philip Neri was beatified by Paul V in 1615 and canonized by Pope Gregory XV in 1622. His memorial is celebrated on 26 May. His body is venerated in the Chiesa Nuova ("New Church") in Rome. Philip Neri is one of the influential figures of the Counter-Reformation, and noted for converting to personal holiness many of the influential people within the Church itself.

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Publication Date
Nov 30, 2020
Language
English
Category
Religion & Spirituality
Copyright
No Known Copyright (Public Domain)
Contributors
By (author): Father Bacci

Specifications

Pages
468
Binding
Perfect Bound
Interior Color
Black & White
Dimensions
US Trade (6 x 9 in / 152 x 229 mm)

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