Alphonsus Liguori, Saint
Alphonsus Liguori, Saint
Long biographical article on the founder of the Redemptorists and devotional writer

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  • Alphonsus Liguori Penney — (* 17. September 1924 in St. John’s) ist emeritierter Erzbischof von Saint John’s, Neufundland. Leben Alphonsus Liguori Penney empfing am 29. Juni 1949 die Priesterweihe und wurde in den Klerus des Erzbistums Saint John’s inkardiniert. Papst Paul …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Liguori, Saint Alphonsus — • Long biographical article on the founder of the Redemptorists and devotional writer Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006 …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Alphonsus Liguori — Infobox Saint name=Saint Alphonsus Liguori birth date=birth date|1696|09|27|mf=y death date=death date and age|1787|08|01|1696|09|27|mf=y feast day=August 1 August 2 (General Roman Calendar, 1839 1969) venerated in=Roman Catholic Church imagesize …   Wikipedia

  • Alphonsus Liguori — (1696–1787)    Saint, Order Founder and Devotional Writer.    Alphonsus was born near Naples and initially practised as a lawyer. At the age of twenty four, however, he joined a preaching order. In 1726 he was ordained priest and in 1730 he moved …   Who’s Who in Christianity

  • Liguori, Saint Alfonso Maria de' — ▪ Roman Catholic priest and theologian Alfonso also spelled  Alphonsus   born Sept. 27, 1696, Marianella, Kingdom of Naples died Aug. 1, 1787, Pagani; canonized 1839; feast day August 1       Italian doctor of the church, one of the chief 18th… …   Universalium

  • St. Alphonsus Liguori —     St. Alphonsus Liguori     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► St. Alphonsus Liguori     Born at Marianella, near Naples, 27 September, 1696; died at Nocera de Pagani, 1 August, 1787. The eighteenth century was not an age remarkable for depth of… …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Church of St. Alphonsus Liguori, Rome — The Church of Saint Alphonsus The Church of St. Alphonsus Liguori (Chiesa di Sant Alfonso di Liguori all Esquilino in Italian) is a church located on the Via Merulana on the Esquiline Hill of Rome, Italy. It is dedicated to St. Alphonsus Liguori …   Wikipedia

  • Alphonsus — may refer to:as a given name: * Alphonsus Liguori (1696–1787), Roman Catholic Saint * Alphonsus Liguori Penney (born 1924), Canadian Roman Catholic priest * Alphonsus Rodriguez (1532–1617), Spanish Jesuit * Alphonsus a Sancta Maria (1396–1456),… …   Wikipedia

  • Saint Alphonsus — may refer to the following Roman Catholic saints: *St. Alphonsus Liguori, founder of the Redemptorists and devotional writer *St. Alphonsus Rodriguez, Spanish born widower, Jesuit lay brother …   Wikipedia

  • Liguori, Missouri — Liguori is an unincorporated community in Jefferson County, Missouri, United States. It is located approximately ten miles south of Arnold on U.S. Route 67. The community is named after Saint Alphonsus Liguori, founder of the Congregation of the… …   Wikipedia

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