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...]

“The Happiness of Being a Catholic”

Fr Doane 1865

I thank God that I can say, “It was a true report that I heard in mine own land,” of the glory and blessedness of the Catholic Church. “Mine eyes have seen it, and behold the half was not told me; it exceeded the fame which I had heard.” Nay, when I remember the doubts [Read More...]