Irish Catholics and Secret Societies

...9] The belief that the two organizations were one and the same, caused the national AOH to have to condemn the Mollies at their national convention in order to separate themselves from the murders.[20] Come the 1880s, both secret societies had lost much if not all of their influence and

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41st International Eucharistic Congress

...as Operation Rice Bowl, which raises money every year during Lent to fight world hunger and poverty. The program had a pilot run in the Diocese of Allentown in 1975. When it was introduced leading up to the IEC it raised over 5 million dollars in just a few months.[10]

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...le, Kenrick took pains to assert his authority amidst opposition from the trustees. Bishop Kenrick’s efforts contributed to a decline of the power of the trustees and to an increased sense of stability in a diocese that had been long divided by tensions arising from trusteeism. Kenrick’s determination to preserve

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Catholics in WWII

...ographs India 1940s. Archives Archives Select Month May 2022 March 2022 February 2022 January 2022 November 2021 September 2021 August 2021 June 2021 May 2021 March 2021 February 2021 January 2021 December 2020 November 2020 September 2020 July 2020 June 2020 May 2020 April 2020 March 2020 January 2020 December

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