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date: 15 October 2019

Acta Sanctorum (Lat. Lives of Saints) 

Source:
The Oxford Dictionary of Christian Art and Architecture
Author(s):
Tom Devonshire JonesTom Devonshire Jones, Linda MurrayLinda Murray, Peter MurrayPeter Murray

In general, the lives and deeds of saints; specifically, the vast volumes (64 so far, from 1643 to the present) published by a small group of Jesuit scholars working in Belgium. They are called Bollandists after their founder, Jan van Bolland, SJ (... ...

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