St. Patrick
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NonSumDignus Wrote:I always thought we ought to have the Thanksgiving Day Parade moved to December 8th, to commemorate the Patroness of our country, the Immaculate Conception. In an ideal Catholic world...

First of all, let me make it clear that I can't stand "Tradition in Action".

That being said, they have <a target="_blank" href="http://www.traditioninaction.org/History/B_005_Onate_Thanksgiving.html">an interesting article about the first Thanksgiving-like celebration in what now composes the United States</a>, and it would be by a group of Spanish settlers on Ascension Thursday 1598 near El Paso, Texas.
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St. Patrick - by hazmat84 - 03-17-2009, 09:02 PM
St. Patrick - by The_Harlequin_King - 03-17-2009, 09:08 PM
St. Patrick - by Joamy - 03-17-2009, 11:19 PM
St. Patrick - by Walty - 03-17-2009, 11:38 PM
St. Patrick - by NonSumDignus - 03-18-2009, 12:17 AM
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