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Sainthood inquiry continues for Tennessee priest who died in yellow fever epidemic

The canonization cause is progressing for Father Patrick Ryan, a priest who sacrificed his life in a nineteenth century yellow... Read more

Tennessee diocese seeks to exhume remains of pastor on path to sainthood

The Diocese of Knoxville is seeking to unearth the remains of a Tennessee pastor whose canonization cause is currently open.... Read more