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The Catholic Encyclopedia

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Blessed Cuthbert Mayne Blessed Delphine Blessed Elizabeth of Reute
Blessed Everald Hanse Blessed Ferdinand Blessed Francis Regis Clet
Blessed Frowin Blessed Gertrude of Aldenberg Blessed Gil of Santarem
Blessed Giovanni Dominici Blessed Gunther Blessed Henry of Segusio
Blessed Henry Suso Blessed Hugh Faringdon Blessed Ippolito Galantini
Blessed Jacopo de Voragine Blessed James Thompson Blessed Jean Eudes
Blessed Joanna of Portugal Blessed John Beche Blessed John Colombini
Blessed John de Britto Blessed John Felton Blessed John Forest
Blessed John Houghton Blessed John Nelson Blessed John of Fermo
Blessed John of Parma Blessed John Ruysbroeck Blessed John Shert
Blessed John Speed Blessed Joseph Vaz Blessed Justin de Jacobis
Blessed Kateri Tekakwitha Blessed Louis Allemand Blessed Margaret Colona
Blessed Margaret of Lorraine Blessed Margaret of Savoy Blessed Margaret Pole
Blessed Maurus Magnentius Rabanus Blessed Meinwerk Blessed Nicholas Justiniani
Blessed Nicholas of FlÜE Blessed Oliver Plunket Blessed Peter Canisius
Blessed Peter Igneus Blessed Peter of Montboissier Blessed Pierre de Castelnau
Blessed Richard Whiting Blessed Robert Johnson Blessed Seraphina Sforza
Blessed Thomas Cottam Blessed Thomas Ford Blessed Thomas Johnson
Blessed Thomas Woodhouse Blessed Vincent Kadlubek Blessing
Blois Blood Indians Blossius &Aelig;Milius Dracontius
Boccaccino Bodone Boetius Egan
BogotÁ Bohemia Bohemian Brethren
Boiano Bois-Le-Duc Boise
Boleslaus Balbinus Bolivia Bologna

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The 1914 Catholic Encyclopedia was the most comprehensive resource on Catholic teaching, history, and information ever gathered in all of human history. Originally printed in fifteen hardcopy volumes, it covered science, literature, history, doctrine, saints, government, art and much more in the 11,000+ entries.

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