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Life story of Saint Francis of Assisi.
Irish-American newspaper published in Boston, Buffalo, and New York between 1850 and 1855.
Explore the story of the mass meeting in Philadelphia organized by the American Catholic Historical Society of Philadelphia to protest...
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Pastoral letters of Archbishop Carroll, to the congregation of Trinity Church, in Philadelphia, 1797.
Pastoral letters of Archbishop Carroll, to the congregation of Trinity Church during their schism over the authority who appoint a pastor.
Letter to James Cardinal Knox from John Cardinal Krol regarding the theme for the IEC.
Official program for the 41st International Eucharistic Congress.