Two Encyclicals issued Today

Today marks the issuance of two papal enyclicals, bot of them dealing with particular saints. In 1897, Pope Leo XIII issued Militantis Ecclesiae on St. Peter Canisius, and in 1959 Pope John XXIII issued Sacerdotii Nostri Primordia, on St. John Vianney.

Anti-Catholic Cartoon of the Week
All Hallows College, Ireland (1840)
All Saints Day Homily, St. Paul the Apostle, Manhattan, 1913
Catholic Poetry: “Believe and Take Heart,” by John Lancaster Spalding
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