Category: Church History

Christmas Lessons on Grief and Hope from the Civil War

Reading Time: 4 minutes When we think about Christmas, many of us think about traditions: the parties, the food,

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The Lord’s Supper – The Command

Reading Time: 5 minutes A number of years ago, Erwin Lutzer, former pastor of Moody Church in Chicago, wrote

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Pilgrims, Puritans, and Thanksgiving

Reading Time: 4 minutes A Brief History On December 11, 1620, the Pilgrims arrived in what would become Plymouth,

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“Tolle Lege”: The Enduring Legacy of John Calvin’s Institutes

Reading Time: 6 minutes “Our wisdom, insofar as it ought to be deemed true and solid wisdom, consists almost

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Meet the Puritans: A Review

Reading Time: 4 minutes This article was originally published in the Summer 2009 issues of Journey Magazine. Who Were

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St. Agnes of Montepulciano

Reading Time: 4 minutes Stained Glass Witnesses: A Continuing Series As it has been some time since our last

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Wittenberg Reminiscences

Reading Time: 6 minutes During my tenure as a teacher in Virginia, I had the privilege of chaperoning our

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Ireland’s Own: Fr. Michael Browne, Master General, O.P.

Reading Time: 2 minutes The second small window in the Marble Chapel inscribes Father Michael Browne, the 81st Master

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Most Reverend Emmanuel Suarez, Master General O.P.

Reading Time: 4 minutes As we continue our exploration of the “stained glass witnesses” in the Marble Chapel here

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St. Hyacinth

Reading Time: 4 minutes Welcome to the third entry in our series on the Marble Chapel Saints. As you first enter through the main doors and look to your right, you see St. Hyacinth.