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https://johnpwalshblog.com/2017/10/26/blessed-franz-jagerstatter-1907-1943-farmer-husband-and-father-conscientious-objector-and-martyr/ PROFILE: In a time when conscientious objection was unthinkable, an Austrian farmer refuses to fight in the army of the Third Reich in World War II. Photographs. Video.
https://johnpwalshblog.com/2017/10/04/st-francis-of-assisi-and-the-leper/ FILM: In thirteenth century Italy, St. Francis of Assisi embraces a leper. From Roberto Rossellini’s The Flowers of St. Francis, 1950.
https://johnpwalshblog.com/2014/10/01/god-cherishes-simplicity-saint-therese-of-lisieux-french-1873-1897/ PROFILE: Based on her writings, the life and death of St. Thérèse of Lisieux (1873-1897), a French Carmelite nun.
https://johnpwalshblog.com/2013/04/16/chicagos-new-german-parish-in-1852-st-michael-church-in-old-town-1866-1869-1873/ VISIT: St. Michael Church in Old Town (Chicago)— a major church building survives the Great Chicago Fire of 1871.
https://johnpwalshblog.com/2016/05/10/angels-in-stained-glass-1902-complete-st-michael-church-in-old-town-chicago/ PHOTOGRAPHS (11): Angels in Stained Glass (1902), Franz Mayer & Company (Munich), St. Michael Church, Old Town, Chicago.
https://johnpwalshblog.com/2015/12/22/advent-2015/ ART: Advent 2015.
https://johnpwalshblog.com/2013/12/16/consummate-marc-antoine-charpentier-messe-et-le-motets-pour-la-vierge-1702/ PERFORMANCE: Messe et Motets Pour La Vierge by Marc Antoine Charpentier (French, 1643-1704). Jordi Savall in the Chapel of the Palace of Versailles. Video.