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By Michael Davies

it's a topic of remorse that only a few English-speaking Catholics recognize something whatever concerning the occasions that came about within the Vendee quarter of France through the French Revolution of 1789. the purpose of this booklet is to commemorate the stopover at of Pope John Paul II to the Vendee, the place the folks remained trustworthy to the Vicar of Christ and hooked up to their parishes and their clergymen, regardless of the cruelty of persecution to which they have been subjected in the course of the French Revolution. there isn't any extra noble or inspiring tale within the heritage of the Church than that of the heroic fight of the folk of the Vendee to safeguard their altars and their King.

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