Reference > Library > H.M. Ayres, ed. > Dictionary of Authors
  PREVIOUSNEXT  

CONTENTS · GENERAL INDEX · QUICK INDEX · SONGS & LYRICS · BIOGRAPHIES
READER’S DIGEST · STUDENT’S COURSE · PORTRAITS · BIBLIOGRAPHIC RECORD
C.D. Warner, et al., comp.  The Library of the World’s Best Literature.
An Anthology in Thirty Volumes.  1917.
H. M. Ayres, ed.  The Reader’s Dictionary of Authors.  1917.
 
Saint Alfonso Maria de’ Liguori (1696–1787)
 
Liguori, Alfonso Maria de’ (lē-gwō'rē). An Italian theologian and Doctor of the Church; born at Naples, 1696; died on Aug. 1, 1787. While bishop of Sant’ Agata de’ Goti, he founded the religious congregation of Redemptorists. He was “beatified” in 1816; canonized in 1839; proclaimed “Doctor of the Universal Church” in 1871. He wrote ‘Moral Theology’ (ed. of 1881, 8 vols.), and many books of devotion.
 
 
CONTENTS · GENERAL INDEX · SONGS & LYRICS · BIOGRAPHICAL DICTIONARY
READER’S DIGEST · STUDENT’S COURSE · BIBLIOGRAPHIC RECORD
  PREVIOUSNEXT  
 

Shakespeare · Bible · Strunk · Anatomy · Nonfiction · Quotations · Reference · Fiction · Poetry
© 1993–2015 Bartleby.com · [Top 150] · Subjects · Titles · Authors · World Lit.