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Francis Kenrick

Francis Patrick Kenrick was an Irish-born prelate of the Roman Catholic Church who served as the third Bishop of the Diocese of Philadelphia and the sixth Archbishop of the Archdiocese of Baltimore. Francis Kenrick was born in Dublin to Jane Kenrick, his younger brother, Peter Richard Kenrick, would become the first Archbishop of St. Louis, his uncle was the pastor of St. Nicholas of Myra Church in Dublin, took an active role in his education. At the age of eighteen, he was selected to study at the Pontifical Urbaniana University in Rome, where he became a distinguished student, he was ordained to the priesthood by Archbishop Candido Maria Frattini on 7 April 1821. Shortly after his ordination, Kenrick accepted an invitation from Bishop Benedict Joseph Flaget, S. S. to join the Diocese of Kentucky, in the United States. He held the chair of theology at St. Thomas Seminary for nine years, in addition to teaching Greek and history at St. Joseph's College. Apart from his academic duties, he engaged in missionary work.

He earned a reputation as an eloquent preacher and effective apologist, was a recognized theologian and scripture scholar. Kenrick was made private secretary to Flaget, whom he accompanied to the First Provincial Council of Baltimore in 1829 as his personal theologian, he served as an assistant secretary of the Council. On 25 February 1830, Kenrick was appointed Coadjutor Bishop of Philadelphia, Titular Bishop of Arath by Pope Pius VIII, he received his episcopal consecration on the following 6 June from Flaget, with Bishops Henry Conwell and John Baptist Mary David, S. S. serving as co-consecrators, in Bardstown. Kenrick assumed full administrative powers from the aged Bishop Conwell, whose tenure had been plagued by a public feud with a schismatic priest named William Hogan. Upon his arrival, he became engaged in the long-running dispute between episcopal authority and the lay trustees of St. Mary's Church; the trustees conceded their struggle for power after Kenrick placed St. Mary's Cathedral under interdict.

He placed all church property in the name of the bishop instead of those of the trustees. In 1832, Kenrick founded St. Charles Borromeo Seminary, located at his personal residence; that same year an outbreak of cholera took place in Philadelphia. The Committee of the Almshouse known as Philadelphia General Hospital, asked Bishop Kenrick if he could request additional help from the Sisters of Charity to serve as nurses. Father Michael Hurley, pastor of St. Augustine's Church turned it into a makeshift hospital under the supervision of Dr. Oliver H. Taylor. Kenrick led the local Catholic sisters in ministering to the sick. Kenrick petitioned the Holy See to separate Western Pennsylvania into a new diocese, the Diocese of Pittsburgh was established in 1836. Kenrick succeeded Conwell as the third Bishop of Philadelphia upon the latter's death on 22 April 1842; as Bishop, Kenrick expressed public concern over the fact that Catholics in Philadelphia were forced to participate in Protestant religious instruction in the public schools.

This dispute led to the 1844 Philadelphia Nativist Riots, a series of riots resulting from increasing anti-Catholic sentiment at the growing population of Irish Catholic immigrants. Although most of the patients cared for by the Sisters at St. Augustine were listed as non-Catholic, the church was burned to the ground during the riots. Throughout the violence, Kenrick encouraged Catholics "to follow peace and have charity." He closed all Catholic churches and ordered the suspension of all Masses until the riots were brought to a halt by military force. Following those Riots, Kenrick ended his advocacy for changes in the religious instruction of public schools and initiated the creation of a Parochial school system designed for Catholic students and run by the Church. Influenced by the work of his contemporary, an English priest named John Lingard, Kenrick published his own translation of the four Gospels in 1849. Between 1830 and 1850, the number of churches in the diocese grew from 22 to 92.

He began construction on the Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul and oversaw the rebuilding of St. Michael and St. Augustine following the 1844 riots. Following the death of Archbishop Samuel Eccleston, S. S. Kenrick was named the sixth Archbishop of Baltimore, Maryland, by Pope Pius IX on 19 August 1851, his installation took place on the following 9 October. He presided over the First Plenary Council of Baltimore in 1852; as Archbishop of Baltimore, Kendrick expanded the Parochial School System beyond Philadelphia and help to make Catholic instruction the norm for Catholic children in America. Under his tenure, parochial schools were free for all students, were supported directly by the parishes. In 1854, he was invited by Pius IX to attend the promulgation of the dogma of the Immaculate Conception in Rome. In 1858, the Sacred Congregation for the Propagation of the Faith, with the approval of Pius IX, conferred a "prerogative of place" on the Archbishop of Baltimore over all archbishops and bishops in the United States, regardless of seniority in promotion or ordination.

In his years, Archbishop Kenrick struggled to reduce tensions between Catholics a

Alice Colonieu

Alice Victorine Antoinette Colonieu was a French ceramicist and sculptor. From an old family from Vaucluse, Alice Colonieu was the daughter of Albert, a SNCF controller, Cephyse Jouve. After leaving the École des Beaux-Arts of Marseille where she received several first and second prize during the war. Alice Colonieu follows the course of the vocational school ceramic Fontcarrade in Montpellier settled near Orange. From the year 1945 until the 1980s, Alice Colonieu expresses her talent with the clay as an expression. Alice Colonieu exhibit at the Decorative Arts in 1953 and 1954. In 1953 she became a member of the Federation of Crafts, she presented her ceramics at the exhibition of masterpieces of modern ceramic at Cannes in 1955. In 1961, Alice Colonieu won the gold medal at the National Exhibition of Arts. Alice Colonieu worked for major designers such as Jean Royère, Maurice Rinck and Jules Leleu whom she performed two beautiful ceramic panels for the Ocean liner Pierre Loti, but she is interested in the decoration of public buildings such as the postal office of Isle sur la Sorgue, the school Frédéric Mistral at Avignon or churches Roaix and Valréas.

Her works were exhibited at the Musée National d'Art Moderne of Paris, the International Museum of Ceramics in Faenza and in major international collections In 1960 Alice Colonieu moved to Roaix in Vaucluse, where she built a house. She explored book illustration. A local legend says that the penitents asked to Alice Colonieu to make a statue of the Virgin and to install on the back of a house in Villedieu; this set of Renaissance style, decorated with a king scallop is called the " Virgin of the Smile" and is still visible in Villedieu. In 1997 Alice Colonieu illustrated book of René Lachaud entitled Templiers: Chevaliers d'Orient et d'Occident, she died on 16 July 2010 at her home in Roaix. In 2012, an exhibition of 1950's ceramicists took place at the Museum of Mediterranean pottery featured Alice Colonieu's pieces. In September 2013, during the Marseille Provence 2013, in the rooms of the Hotel de Manville in Baux-de-Provence, was held the first exhibition of ceramics and glass, which exhibits the works of Alice Colonieu and Jean-Paul Van Lith.

During this event, Sylvie Caron, curator of the exhibition Marseille-Provence 2013, paid tribute to Alice Colonieu, exposing parts that have never been shown before including service personnel dishes or jewelry the artist had made for herself. At Vaison-la-Romaine, a street was named Impasse Alice Colonieu

Candice Parise

Candice Parise is a French actress and singer. Candice Parise studied acting in an American school in Paris, singing at CIM Jazz school and dancing at School Rick Odums. In 2006, she represented Paris/Île-de-France/Centre at the French Eurovision Song Contest and finished in the last five candidates, she created her own jazz band called the Parise' Jazz Quintet and became the lead singer of the Rive Droite Rive Gauche jazz band with which she edited two albums and won several awards at the Megève Jazz Festival. · · In 2009, Candice joined the London School of Musical Theatre. Since her graduation, she has played in several musicals in Europe and Asia in French and English: Hair, Notre-Dame de Paris, Les Misérables, Songs for a New World · · 2003: West Side Story by Leonard Bernstein and Stephen Sondheim, dir Ron Schaeffer – French Woods Festival of the Performing Arts, New York 2003: On passe dans trois jours by Sacha Guitry, dir J. Léonhardt – Rocquencourt: Fanny Talmont 2004: Promesses, Creation Ondines/Teixeira – Versailles 2004: 8 Women from François Ozon's movie by E. Favre – Versailles: Augustine 2004: This fate's whore by J.

Amara Ross – Paris 2010: Mr Christmas by Charles Miller and Kevin Hammonds – UK Premiere 2010: City of Angels by Cy Coleman and David Zippel, dir Graham Hubbard – London: Priscilla 2010: Les Misérables by Claude-Michel Schönberg and Alain Boublil, dir Adrian Sarple – London: Fantine 2010–2011: Hair by Galt MacDermot, Gerome Ragni and James Rado, dir Sylvain Meyniac – Paris, tour: Crissy 2011–2012: Notre-Dame de Paris by Richard Cocciante and Luc Plamondon, dir Gilles MaheuChina, Korea: Esmeralda 2012–2013: Roméo et Juliette by and dir Gérard PresgurvicJapan, China: Juliette 2013–2014: Songs for a New World by Jason Robert Brown, dir Frédérique Lelaure – Paris: Woman 1 2014–2015: Piano-Plage, dir Nathalie Stas – Paris, Belgium: Mi 2014–2015: The Wizard of Oz, by Andrew Lloyd Webber, dir Jeremy SamsPalais des Congrès de Paris, tour: Dorothy 2015–2016: Holiday on Ice, – Zénith Paris, tour: Clarissa Official Lead Singer 2016–2017: The Voice 6 France', Team: Florent Pagny 2011: La Belle vie by Rive Droite Rive Gauche Swing Band 2013: Swingin from Paris to Chicago by Rive Droite Rive Gauche Swing Band Megève Jazz Contest 2009: People's choice with the band Rive Droite Rive Gauche Megève Jazz Contest 2011: People's choice with the band Rive Droite Rive Gauche Megève Jazz Contest 2013: People's choice with the band Rive Droite Rive Gauche Official site

Rita La Roy

Rita La Roy was an American actress and dancer, beginning her career in 1929, having her last significant role in 1940. La Roy appeared in over 50 films, the best known of, Blonde Venus, which starred Marlene Dietrich. After her acting career, she had a school for models in Hollywood. In the 1940s, she wrote and produced her own television show for KTLA in Los Angeles, for which she won an Emmy Award in 1948. While the studio publicity machine claimed she had been born in Paris, she was born in the small town of Bonners Ferry, Idaho in 1901, her early years saw her work as both a dress designer and a stock company actress, before moving onto vaudeville, where she became a dancer. Performing on the Pantages and Orpheum theater circuits, she was known for erotic acts, which included dances such as the "frog dance", the "peacock dance" and the "cobra dance" in which her feet and legs were tied together under a stylized snakeskin so that she danced by undulating her torso." In 1929, she made her film debut in The Delightful Rogue, starring opposite matinee idol Rod La Rocque.

Over the next several years, working as part of the RKO Radio Pictures stable, she appeared in both starring and supporting roles. While her final significant role was in the 1940 comedy-mystery Hold That Woman!, she had several small roles during the 1940s, including in such films as Sergeant York and You're My Everything. After retiring from film, for the most part, in the early 1940s, she ran the Rita La Roy Modeling School and Agency, she wrote and produced her own shows for the local television station in Los Angeles, KTLA. For one of those programs she won an Emmy in 1948, she died of pneumonia in Chula Vista, California in 1993, aged 91

Rare, Vol. 2

Rare, Vol. 2 is the second of two B-side compilation albums by Ultravox. This release chronicles the B-sides of the era 1983-1986, encompassing releases from the albums Lament and U-Vox; the album includes all B-side releases throughout this period with the exception of the non-album single "Love's Great Adventure", included in 1984's The Collection. The album reflects the change in direction for Ultravox c. 1984 as they began to experiment more with remixes and alternate versions of their songs. There are much less original b-side songs on Rare, Vol. 2 than Vol. 1 as most are instrumentals or remixes of a-side tracks. Like Vol. 1, the tracks are in chronological order of their release except for the final two tracks, which are remixed A-sides that weren't available in all areas. "Heart Of The Country" was only released in Germany, while the "Final Mix" of "One Small Day" was on a special 12" remix compilation available with certain editions of The Collection. "Easterly" – 3:51 "Building" – 3:14 "Heart of the Country" – 4:27 "White China" – 3:45 "Man of Two Worlds" – 4:34 "3" – 4:02 "All in One Day" – 6:15 "Dreams?"

– 2:32 "All Fall Down" – 5:37 "All Fall Down" – 5:38 "Dream On" – 3:49 "The Prize" – 4:58 "Stateless" – 2:54 "Heart of the Country" – 11:06 "One Small Day" – 7:36

The Favorite (1935 film)

The Favorite is a 1935 Argentine musical film comedy directed and written by Manuel Romero with Luis Bayón Herrera. It is a tango film and premiered on August 15, 1935; the cinematography and editing was performed by Francisco Múgica. Olinda Bozán as Ruperta Irma Córdoba as Esther Peña Enrique Serrano as Bebe Viñas Pedro Quartucci as Flaco Juan Carlos Thorry as Roberto Campos Juan Mangiante as Peña Juan Porta as Trainer Eduardo Lema as Lemos, the jockey Vicente Forastieri as Contreras N. Fornaresio as Peon Lalo Malcolm as a Thug Nicolás Werenchuk as José Guzmán Mary Parets as Trainer's daughter Ángel Magaña as Young Man #1 in party Pedro Maratea as Young Man #2 in party Margarita Padín as Young Woman in show The Favorite on IMDb