Ô Jésus-Christ, Entends Nos Cris

Author: Gregory

Gregory I., St., Pope. Surnamed The Great. Was born at Rome about A.D. 540. His family was distinguished not only for its rank and social consideration, but for its piety and good works. His father, Gordianus, said to have been the grandson of Pope Felix II. or III., was a man of senatorial rank and great wealth; whilst his mother, Silvia, and her sisters-in-law, Tarsilla and Aemiliana, attained the distinction of canonization. Gregory made the best use of his advantages in circumstances and surroundings, so far as his education went. "A saint among saints," he was considered second to none in Rome in grammar, rhetoric, and logic. In early life, before his father's death, he became a member of the Senate; and soon after he was thirty and ac… Go to person page >

Translator: Joëlle Gouel

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First Line: Ô Jésus-Christ, entends nos cris
Title: Ô Jésus-Christ, Entends Nos Cris
Latin Title: Audi benigne Conditor
Author: Gregory
Translator: Joëlle Gouel (15.05.1999)
Language: French
Publication Date: 2001
Copyright: Version française © Joëlle Gouel, 15.05.1999