This Week in Catholic History

On August 31, 1809, Fr. Gabriel Richard published the first Catholic newspaper in the U.S. More

As we celebrate this Fourth of July we remember all of those who deserve thanks for making and preserving our nation as a place of freedom, peace, and prosperity. Meriting special praise are those who have served in America’s armed forces—none more so than the many Catholic chaplains who have offered sacraments, solace, and support to the men and women in uniform. Read more...


Catholic History NewsNotre Dame receives rare Carey-published "Badin Bible"

Sister Blandina's cause opened

New book K. Schmiesing, ed., Catholicism and Historical Narrative: A Catholic Engagement with Historical Scholarship

New book J. Macguire, ed., The Catholic William F. Buckley, Jr.

St. Louis Catholic history symposium, 11/14

New book J. Bonner, M.B. Fraser Connolly, C. Denny, eds., Empowering the People of God: Catholic Action before and after Vatican II

Conference, 10/14: Jesuits and the American Experience

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