This Week in Catholic History

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Catholic History News

K.V. Turley on "Prisoner in the Death House: Father Emil Kapaun"

A. Clark on "Fr. Alexis Toth, Bishop John Ireland, and the Grace of Reconciliation" (Eastern Catholics in the U.S.)

Msgr. Hugh O'Flaherty honored at Vatican

Obits: Fr. Daniel Berrigan, 94

Sr. Margaret Brennan, 92

Mother Angelica, 92

Antonin Scalia, 79

Remains of early American Catholic burials uncovered in St. Augustine

New book W. Kurtz, Excommunicated from the Union: How the Civil War Created a Separate Catholic America  

Sainthood cause advances for American missionary to Vietnam

New book R. Gribble, Navy Priest: The Life of Captain Jake Laboon, SJ  

New book P. Samway, The Letters of Robert Giroux and Thomas Merton  

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