Denotes a season of preparation by fasting and prayer, to imitate the example of Christ.
Second-century Christian apologist.
Various definitions of quality and its forms or divisions.
1910 decree of the Sacred Congregation of the Sacraments on the age at which children are to be admitted to first Communion.
Small tribe attached to Cowachan agency, at the southeast end of Vancouver, British Columbia.
Interpretations of quantity as either a physical or theoretical abstraction.
An early tribe from the lower Mississippi region.
A strict ecclesiastical penance of forty days.
Seventeenth-century writer and Orientalist. (1583-1650)
Comprises thirteen counties in Canada.
Gives a brief history of this Canadian province and talks about Quebec at the beginning of the twentieth century. Article originally published in 1911.
American religious and charitable society, organized to supplement the work done by the members of the Conference of St. Vincent de Paul.
Archbishop of Paris. (1778-1839)
Ancient hymn in honour of the Blessed Virgin.
Italian sculptor. (1374-1438)
Located in Mexico; suffragan of Michoacan.
French writer. (1634-1719)
Spanish Franciscan. (b. 1519)
Principal aboriginal tribe of Guatemala.
Peruvian and Ecuadoran tribe.
Opening line of the twelfth and last poem in the "Cathemerinon" of Prudentius.
Series of five councils held in a French village between 838 and 858.
A degree of contemplation in which the soul experiences an extraordinary peace and rest.
Doctrine which declares that man's highest perfection consists in a sort of psychical self-annihilation and a consequent absorption of the soul into the Divine Essence even during the present life.
Indian diocese, suffragan of Verapoly.
French diocese, including the Department of Finistère.
Irish journalist. (1796-1843)
Several saints named Quinctianus appear in martyrologies, but almost nothing is known about most of them.
Spanish Cardinal. (1482-1540)
The period of fifty days before Easter.
Missionary and Indian philologist. (d. 1784)
Martyrs in the Diocletian persecution.
Cardinal and scholar. (1680-1755)
Article discusses several saints of this name.
Comprises two dioceses and four sees in Ecuador.
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