This book is an attempt to illustrate by a recital of facts the nature of a struggle that has gone on in a neighboring country. It is not a controversial work, still less is it a work of scholarship on the Mexican situation. It is not a historical account of all Mexican events. It is designed to give the reader as vivid a picture as possible of how the Mexican people have lived during that time, particularly if they took sides with the Church in the struggle. Contents: dilemma; challenge; defiance; Father Pro; hidden shepherds; veiled heroines; three months; solution? meditation at Tepozotlan; political interlude; picking up the threads; splendor before the storm; catacombs; deadlock; rivalry; kaleidoscope; doom and verdict; decency says farewell.
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Mexican Martyrdom: Firsthand Accounts of the Religious Persecution in Mexico is a little gem, though probably a somber black onyx rather than a brilliant agate. This book was originally printed in ...
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MEXICAN MARTYRDOM. By Wilfrid Parsons, sj 1936. (New York and London: Macmillan. 8vo. 305 pp. los. 6d.) THE book is confined to an account of the struggle ...
That is truly a challenge, but we should always be inspired by those who have gone before us, as recounted in these stories of Mexican Martyrdom: ...
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MEXICAN MARTYRDOM By Fr. Wilfrid Parsons, sj
True stories told to Fr. Parsons or witnessed by him of the persecution of the Catholic Church in Mexico from 1924-1928
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Kelley's Blood-Drenched Altars, but Parsons's Mexican Martyrdom almost ... There are, inevitably perhaps, several passages in Parsons's Mexican Martyrdom ...
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The Jesuit editor of <America>, Wilfrid Parsons, aptly entitled his 1936 book on the subject <Mexican Martyrdom>. In 1926 there was a rebellion of Mexican ...
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