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The Priests Aboard Titanic

Four Stories of Faith, Courage, and Providence

By: Louise Perrotta

April 15, 2012 marks the 100th anniversary of the sinking of RMS Titanic. The luxury liner hit an iceberg and sank five days into its maiden voyage from Southampton, England, to New York. Only 700 people survived, out of 2,200 passengers and crew.

Titanic, called the first disaster of the media global age, has been commemorated in countless books, dozens of movies and TV series, and...

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