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10 Basilicas in the United States of America

1) Basilica of St. Lawrence – Asheville, NC The Minor Basilica of St. Lawrence the Deacon & Martyr is a minor basilica of the Roman Catholic Church in downtown Asheville, North Carolina, United States. The church was designed and built in 1905 by Spanish architect Rafael Guastavino along with his fellow architect R. S. Smith and […]

Abortion & the State

As evident by the results from the Ireland vote, we saw for the first time a population vote to kill its own offspring.  Usually, it has been black robe judges in courts or governments who have mandated to its citizens to ok these horrific crimes that call out to God for vengeance.  So what can […]

La Cristiada

A fantastic lecture series on the Cristeros.  Fr Rickert, FSSP is mostly translating from P. Jose-Maria Iraburu, “Hechos de los Apostoles de America,” available for free on www.gratisdate.net.  Fr. Iraburu is quoting books he has in his possession.

The Real First Thanksgiving

The event of the first Thanksgiving in this land is not that which was celebrated by the Pilgrims in 1621, as the vast majority of Americans have been taught. The first Thanksgiving to the one true God was celebrated eighty years before the Pilgrims’ feast. It occurred during the expedition of the Catholic conquistador Francisco […]