|Series||Pamphlets in American history -- CA 408.|
|Contributions||Bureau of Catholic Indian Missions (U.S.)|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||10|
Get this from a library! Work of the Catholic Indian missions of the United States of America: letters of the Sacred Congregation of the Propaganda, commentary of the work and recommending it to the fostering care of the Rt. Rev. Bishops of the United States.. [Catholic Church. Congregatio de Propaganda Fide.]. The spiritual welfare of the native tribes of America was a subject of deep concern to the Governments of Catholic Spain and France from the very discovery of the Western Continent. To this fact all the early patents bear witness. That granted to Ayllón in for exploration and settlement along the Florida coast, as quoted by Shea, is typical: "Whereas our principal intent in the discovery. Catholic Indian Missions of the United States From the discovery of the western continent, the conversion of the American tribes was a subject of deep concern to Catholic France and Spain. The first Mass celebrated in the United States was probably that offered by the priests of Ponce de Leon's expedition in Florida (). Catholic Indian mission interests being extensive, varied, and scattered over many states and dioceses, the Church, as a measure of expediency bordering closely on necessity, established, at the seat of Government, the Bureau of Catholic Indian Missions, through which to transact the affairs of the missions with the United States Indian Office.
History of the Catholic missions among the Indian tribes of the United States, Item Preview History of the Catholic missions among the Indian tribes of the United States, by Shea, John Gilmary, Openlibrary_work OLW Pages Possible copyright status NOT_IN_COPYRIGHT Ppi Rcamid. The Bureau of Catholic Indian Missions was a Roman Catholic institution created in by J. Roosevelt Bayley, Archbishop of Baltimore, for the protection and promotion of Catholic mission interests among Native Americans in the United States. History of the Catholic missions among the Indian tribes of the United States, History of the Catholic missions among the Indian tribes of the United States, by Shea, John Gilmary, Publication date Usage Public Domain Mark Topics Indians of North America -- Missions, Catholic Church, Catholic Church. They also draw on the regional structure and the provinces and collaborate with national Catholic organizations, movements, and associations. 1. Through Conference Committees and Staff. In carrying out their respective mandates, committees and work groups strive to respond to the mission of the Conference as a total body.
In October of the same year a combined English and Indian land expedition, co-operating with a naval force, attacked the mission towns north of St. Augustine, burned three of them with their churches, made prisoner the missionaries, and then, proceeding farther southward, burned the town of St. Augustine with the Franciscan church and convent. The first Indian mission was founded by a secular priest, Sebastian Montero from Spreading Catholicism to Native American groups was a critical mission for the first Spanish settlers. By attempting to spread their Catholic religion to Native groups from the start of colonization, these Spanish settlers and priests were trying to. Christianity - Christianity - Protestant missions, – Protestant missions emerged well after Martin Luther launched the Reformation in ; Protestants began to expand overseas through migration, notably to North America. European colonization of North America aroused interest in Native Americans, and the Virginia and Massachusetts charters enjoined their conversion. Indian Missions, BUREAU OF CATHOLIC, an institution originated () by J. Roosevelt Bayley, Archbishop of Baltimore, for the protection and promotion of Catholic Indian mission interests in the United States of United States Government holds the Indians of the Republic as its wards and, accordingly, supervises them in all their internal and external relations.