President Franklin Roosevelt – Catholic Evangelist?

This post was written by Father Michael P. Morris, Archivist of the Archdiocese of New York. President Franklin Roosevelt (1882-1945), our thirty-second president and Dutchess County, New York denizen, was a life-long adherent to the Protestant...
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Vatican Pavilion Hostess Scrapbook

One of the most interesting items in our 1964/65 World’s Fair Collection is a scrapbook that was compiled by Vatican Pavilion Hostess Director Marie McCormick. The hostesses conducted an average of 50,000 visitors a day...
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Holy Week and the Triduum

This post was written by Father Michael P. Morris, Archivist of the Archdiocese of New York. The Church of Saint Peter’s in Gallicantu, located in Jerusalem, near the Garden of Gethsemani, on the road to the...
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Prayers for the People of Belgium

This post was written by Father Michael P. Morris, Archivist of the Archdiocese of New York. On  this Tuesday of Holy Week, as the Church prepares for the Paschal Mystery  of our Divine Lord, Europe and...
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