Paul Revere’s Grandson, Civil War General, Becomes Catholic


General Joseph Warren Revere (1812-1880) In the great national conflict which divided the North and South in 1861, members of our parish (Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Church, Morristown, New Jersey) were found under both flags. The roll is an illustrious one. On the battlefield, in the prison, in rank and file, the children [Read More...]

Father George Deshon, C.S.P. (1823-1904)


FATHER DESHON AT REST. Last Rites Over Remains of Paulist Founder. Archbishops Farley and Ryan and Many Priests Participate. Body in State Viewed by 20,000. The New York Times, January 3, 1904 The body of Father George Deshon, the last of the five founders of the Paulist Order, and for the last six years its [Read More...]