Episodes about "virginia"

George Washington, Catholic?

George Washington, Catholic?

Ever since he died, there has been speculation that George Washington converted to Catholicism on his deathbed. Tom and Noƫlle Crowe look at the reasons why some think our first President did and the attitudes and actions in his life that were favorable toward Catholics.

Lt. Col. John Fitzgerald

Lt. Col. John Fitzgerald

John Fitzgerald was an aide-de-camp to George Washington who helped him avoid a coup and helped build Virginia’s first Catholic church.

Margaret Brent, Savior of Maryland

Margaret Brent, Savior of Maryland

Margaret Brent was among the wealthiest colonists of her day, and she may have singlehandedly saved the Catholic colony of Maryland in the 17th century.