Apr 20, 2021
Do you know there is a lodge in NYC named after Pope Leo XIII?
The Leo Space used to be based within the Eighties as a boarding space for
German Catholic immigrants, on the behest of the Holy Father, and
continues to be working nowadays as a Catholic lodge offering charitable
hospitality at a cut price.
On this episode you’ll be able to be informed from the Leo Space’s chairman and
president, Michael Coneys, concerning the lodge’s attention-grabbing historical past.
The tale comes to Pope Leo’s particular handle the Catholic Church
in Germany because it used to be suffering beneath Protestant Prussian rule; as
smartly because the St. Raphael Society, which helped political dissidents
to flee Nazi Germany. It additionally comes to an overly providential talk over with
from Mom Teresa! However this could also be an overly recent tale
tale of one of the Catholic nonprofits suffering to continue to exist the
previous yr’s lockdowns.
Watch this episode on YouTube: https://youtu.be/8888Qu0oonc
Be informed extra: https://leohousenyc.com/
Donate to the Leo Space: https://leohousenyc.com/donate/
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