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The Sins Of The Unholy See: From Franco To Pope John Paul I. A Historic Unveiling, Enrique Torner Nov 2019

The Sins Of The Unholy See: From Franco To Pope John Paul I. A Historic Unveiling, Enrique Torner

Enrique Torner, Ph.D.

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The Sins Of The Unholy See: From Franco To Pope John Paul I. A Historic Unveiling, Enrique Torner Nov 2019

The Sins Of The Unholy See: From Franco To Pope John Paul I. A Historic Unveiling, Enrique Torner

World Languages & Cultures Faculty Publications

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Jud Ms 05 Sumner T. Bernstein Papers Finding Aid, Susannah Clark Mar 2018

Jud Ms 05 Sumner T. Bernstein Papers Finding Aid, Susannah Clark

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Sumner Thurman Bernstein (1924 - 2002) grew up in Portland, Maine, the son of lawyer parents. He served in the South Pacific in the U.S. Army during World War II (achieving the rank of Captain) and attended Harvard University for his undergraduate education and for law school. He returned to Portland after marrying Rosalyne Spindel in 1949, to join his father and uncle’s law practice, which he helped to grow into Bernstein, Shur, Sawyer and Nelson in 1964. He was very engaged with the community, participating in the following organizations, among others, often serving as president or chair ...


Protests From The Pulpit: The Confessing Church And The Sermons Of World War Ii, William S. Skiles Jan 2017

Protests From The Pulpit: The Confessing Church And The Sermons Of World War Ii, William S. Skiles

Sermon Studies

This article examines sermons delivered by Confessing Church pastors in the Nazi dictatorship during World War II, and specifically explores the messages of opposition against the regime. The approach of most historians has focused on the history of the Christian institutions, its leaders, and its persecution by the Nazi regime, leaving the most elemental task of the pastor - that is, preaching - largely unexamined. To understand Confessing Church opposition during World War II, I have analyzed 255 sermons delivered in pulpits, published in pamphlets, and broadcast over the airwaves. Furthermore, I have examined sermons delivered "out in the open" in German ...


Jud Ms 02 Portland Jewish Community Center Uso Guest Book Finding Aid, Karin A. France Apr 2010

Jud Ms 02 Portland Jewish Community Center Uso Guest Book Finding Aid, Karin A. France

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The Jewish Community Center on Cumberland Avenue in Portland, Maine was the site of United Service Organization (USO) social events, held regularly from at least October 1943 to September 1946. Most of the servicemen (and some women who were nurses) who attended events at the Community Center were in the Navy, stationed on shops docked or anchored in Casco Bay. These social events were sometimes held out on the islands. Although hosted by the Jewish Community Center, anyone was welcome, regardless of religion. Eleanor Edison Taft saved this ledger listing the names of attendees at the USO events when ...


Canadian Army And The Liberated Netherlands, Michiel Horn Jun 1991

Canadian Army And The Liberated Netherlands, Michiel Horn

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From "Suffering and Survival: The Netherlands, 1940-1945," a four-day conference held at Dordt College in the fall of 1990 to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Nazi occupation of The Netherlands and the 45th anniversary of The Netherlands' liberation.


Impact Of Ww Ii On The Reformed Dutch In The Netherlands And Canada: A Comparison, Harry A. Van Belle Jun 1991

Impact Of Ww Ii On The Reformed Dutch In The Netherlands And Canada: A Comparison, Harry A. Van Belle

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From "Suffering and Survival: The Netherlands, 1940-1945," a four-day conference held at Dordt College in the fall of 1990 to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Nazi occupation of The Netherlands and the 45th anniversary of The Netherlands' liberation.


Untimeliness Of The Second World War, Louis M. Tamminga Jun 1991

Untimeliness Of The Second World War, Louis M. Tamminga

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From "Suffering and Survival: The Netherlands, 1940-1945," a four-day conference held at Dordt College in the fall of 1990 to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Nazi occupation of The Netherlands and the 45th anniversary of The Netherlands' liberation.


Many Little Sparrows Fell From The Rooftops, Nicholas B. Knoppers Jun 1991

Many Little Sparrows Fell From The Rooftops, Nicholas B. Knoppers

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This article was the Suffering and Survival Convocation Address given at Dordt College, September 27, 1990.


"Patriotic" Traitors: Dutch National Socialists In Peace And War, Gerlof Homan Jun 1991

"Patriotic" Traitors: Dutch National Socialists In Peace And War, Gerlof Homan

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From "Suffering and Survival: The Netherlands, 1940-1945," a four-day conference held at Dordt College in the fall of 1990 to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Nazi occupation of The Netherlands and the 45th anniversary of The Netherlands' liberation.


Democracy Or Dictatorship: An American Reaction To The Developments In The Netherlands Between 1935 And 1945, Bert Hopman Jun 1991

Democracy Or Dictatorship: An American Reaction To The Developments In The Netherlands Between 1935 And 1945, Bert Hopman

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From "Suffering and Survival: The Netherlands, 1940-1945," a four-day conference held at Dordt College in the fall of 1990 to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Nazi occupation of The Netherlands and the 45th anniversary of The Netherlands' liberation.