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Solemn Requiem Mass for Philadelphia's Catholic Dead Who Died in the Cause of Human Liberty

WWI Dead.pdf

List of Philadelphia area Catholics who died in World War 1.

Catholic home guide : St. Thomas' Church

St. Thomas Home Guide web.pdf

Guide to how Catholics should live their lives in their daily lives.

The Spanish Conflict


Pamphlet on the Spanish Civil War and the effect on the Catholic Church.