The Disunited States

By Massimo Faggioli
The Tablet
September 26, 2018

The San Miguel Mission in Santa Fe, New Mexico, believed to be the oldest church in the US

The story of the Catholic Church in the United States of America is a success story. A small community of poor migrants and missionaries, barely tolerated and often unable to worship freely in a new nation founded by religious dissenters fleeing from European Christendom, grew to become its single largest religious denomination.








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