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ST JOHN BOSTE: "MY FUNCTION IS TO INVADE SOULS, NOT TO MEDDLE IN TEMPORAL INVASIONS"

On 24th July, the Church in this country celebrates the feast of St John Boste, one of the Forty Martyrs of England and Wales. Collectively, these Martyrs are celebrated in May, but St John Boste is celebrated today, the anniversary of his execution. 223 more words

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ABOUT BLESSED GEORGE SWALLOWELL, MARTYR

George Swallowell was a Protestant minister of Houghton Spring, England, when he visited a Catholic layman imprisoned for his faith.

George began a doctrinal debate with the man, a contest he soon found himself losing. 160 more words

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Catholic Priests of Dachau

A very brave man has died:

The last surviving Catholic priest imprisoned in the Dachau concentration camp has died at the age of 102, more than 70 years after surviving a Nazi death march. 874 more words

Phoenix Ordinations and the Catholic Priesthood

Yesterday morning at St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church in Avondale, AZ, Bishop Thomas J. Olmsted of the Diocese of Phoenix ordained four men to the Catholic Priesthood – Rev. 1,041 more words

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Twin Cities Priest Won’t Face Porn Charges

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A priest investigated for possibly possessing child pornography will not be charged with a crime.

Edina police who investigated Rev. Timothy Dolan… 72 more words

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We Knew It All Along

Many of us are old enough to remember Public Enemy’s hit single, “Don’t Believe the Hype.”  That was 1988, when rap music was still considered a “black thing,” and Public Enemy’s unapologetic hardcore nationalism scared off a lot of white and black people.  1,220 more words

BL. VICENTE VILAR DAVID - "BEING CATHOLIC IS MY GREATEST CALLING, I WILL NOT GIVE UP, EVEN IF IT MEANS DEATH"

, one of the Blesseds remembered by the Church is Blessed Vicente Vilar David. The youngest of eight children, Blessed Vicente was born to a ceramics manufacturer and his wife on June 28, 1889, in Valencia, Spain. 426 more words

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