DAILY CATHOLIC     WEDNESDAY     November 17, 1999     vol. 10, no. 218

MILLENNIUM MILESTONES & MEMORIES: TIME CAPSULES

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Historical Events in Church Annals for November 17:

Feast of Saint Elizabeth of Hungary
  • 1200A.D.
  • Death of Saint Hugh of Lincoln, Abbot of the first Carthusian monastery in England and Bishop of the Diocese of Lincoln. After 80 years of dedication to God and defending the Jews during a time when Jews were greatly persecuted on the British Isles, he died at London on this date at the Old Temple where Jews honored him.

  • 1302 A.D.
  • Death of Saint Gertrude the Great. For more on this saint, see DAILY LITURGY

  • 1985 A.D.
  • Pope John Paul II beatifies Blessed Pio Campidelli, C.P., Blessed Marie Teresa of Jesus Gerhardinger and Blessed Rafqa Ar-Rayes.


November 17, 1999 WEDNESDAY       volume 10, no. 218
TIME CAPSULES

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