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Salvatorian Archives

                       The Salvatorian Archives are located in 
                     the three-story tower of St. Pius X Parish.

 

FROM THE PAGES OF SALVATORIAN HISTORY

           THE MANY MENOMINEE MANIFESTATIONS
 

        (Try saying THAT three times fast!)

The USA Province has a lengthy history of buying “unique” properties that most people would NEVER think about for religious usage. We turned them into religious places anyway! One such property was in Menominee, Michigan. In this small city on the border of the Upper Peninsula of Michigan and the state of Wisconsin, a set of buildings near the county’s airport saw a variety of uses over the years – not just before the Salvatorians purchased it, but even while we owned it!

Check out the story of Jordan Seminary (as well as the other purposes this property was used for) at THIS LINK.
 

Available for Free Download

 

Artwork from the Salvatorian 
China Missions - late 1940's

Salvatorians ministered in the Fukien District of mainland China from 1922 to 1949, at which time they were forced to leave the mainland. They lived on the Macao peninsula until 1954, when it became more prudent to send the Chinese seminarians to schools in Rome. In 1957, Salvatorians returned to China, this time to the island of Taiwan. These four art pieces (available for free download) come from our missions in the Fukien District. They were created in the late 1940's.

(PDF files are scanned for 11" x 17" but can print smaller if desired - Click on file names below)

(Upper left)
PROCLAMATION - Original water-color 
poster (15½" x 29") by Li Tian Duo

(Upper right)
HOLY FAMILY - Original water-color 
poster (15½" x 29") by Li Tian Duo

(Lower left)
NATIVITY - Original oil-on-silk painting 
(8" x 12") by unknown artist

(Lower right)
MADONNA & CHILD - Original water-color 
poster (15½" x 29") by Li Tian Duo

 

AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASE IN
THE SALVATORIAN STORE

Memories of St. Nazianz -
Salvatorian Seminary

DVD - $15.00

Memories of Blackwood -
Mother of the Savior Seminary

DVD - $15.00

Memories of Lanham -
Divine Savior Seminary

DVD - $15.00

The Passion of the Savior -
The Gospel story of Christ's
passion and death, using 
photos from the annual Passion 
Plays of several SDS  schools.

DVD - $15.00

On Whose Shoulders We Stand -Necrology of the USA Province
Flash Drive - $15.00
CD-Rom - $15.00
Printed Binder - $30.00


Eucharistic Whisperings -
Eight-Volume Series (digital)
Flash Drive - $35.00
CD-Rom - $35.00

Archived History Articles

2018 Exhibit - 100th Anniversary of
1918 - A Year of Armistice & Anguish

     -  Flyer & table panels photo
     -  I - The St. Nazianz Fire
     -  II - World War I
     -  III - Death of Father Jordan
     -  IV - Armistice & Spanish Flu

Preparing for 100th Anniversary of Fr. Jordan's Death  (Fall 2017)
 
1892 - When the First Salvatorians Came to the USA  (Spring-Summer 2017)

When Pennies Made a Difference  (Winter 2016)

Salvatorian Missions in Fukien, China - 1922-1949  (Fall 2016)