ACH102: The first bishop of the American territory of New Mexico, Jean-Baptiste Lamy was the subject of the historical novel “Death Comes for the Archbishop.” Tom and Noëlle Crowe relate his work in bringing unruly clergy to heel and bringing the faith to uncatechized laity in the region.
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- Death Comes for the Archbishop (Vintage Classics)
- Jean-Baptiste Lamy, the Apostle of Santa Fe
- Digital History
- Jean Baptiste Lamy – New Mexico History.org
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- Correspondence course sifting through the writing of Santa Fe’s first archbishop
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