Evangeline, the most famous of Longfellow's story-poems was a best seller in its day. It is of interest to Catholics because it is tells the story of British Anti-Catholicism in its most severe form. It describes not only a French Catholic Trail of Tears, but also a story of Catholic colonists deported and sold into slavery. The survivors became the Cajuns of Louisiana. Listen to our forgotten history in these excerpts.
On each program of “Setting the Record Straight” you will hear another fascinating yet neglected story from two thousand years of magnificent achievements of the Catholic Church. Historical Apologist Charles Coughlin presents these intriguing stories based upon respected and authoritative historical sources. Misinformation and disinformation about the earthly work of the Catholic Church is corrected. “Setting the Record Straight” will quench the thirst of Catholics who want to hear true stories explaining their glorious heritage.