Christ promised that the underworld would never overpower his church, but he did not say this community of his followers would be immune from troubles. Nor has it been. From its first days in Jerusalem, the church has often been violently shaken by forces both within and without.
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This new edition of the fascinating account by a medieval Franciscan friar, Odoric of Pordenone, of his journeys through the Middle and F
Cities often express their unique character through the particular buildings with which they are associated.
When democracies like the United States go to war, it is up to the leaders of these duly elected governments to protect the life, liberty