St. Isidore


St. Isidor of Seville
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St. Isidore is honored in Spain as the most illustrious doctor of that church, in which God raised him, says St. Braulio, to stem the torrent of barbarism and ferocity which everywhere followed the arms of the Goths, who had settled themselves in that kingdom in 412. The eighth great council of Toledo, fourteen years after his death, styles him the excellent doctor