News San Marino » Religion: Premier Collection of Antique Valentines Acquired by LA Museum
A spectacular trove of thousands of valentines and related material—some dating as far back as the late 17th century—has been given to The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens, the institution in San Marino, CA., announced Monday.
News San Marino » Religion: The lovable microstate of San Marino
Officially known as the Most Serene Republic of San Marino, it is, by some accounts, the world's oldest sovereign nation, having been founded in 301 by Saint Marinus, a stonemason who was fleeing religious persecution. Though the country isn't unusually ...
News San Marino » Religion: Kosovo's Anthem Still Leaves Citizens At A Loss For Words
Serbia considers Kosovo the cradle of its history and religion and the preamble to the Serbian Constitution ... Kosovo isn't alone in having an instrumental-only anthem. Spain, San Marino, and Bosnia-Herzegovina all face similar lyrical challenges.
News San Marino » Religion: Palestine asks Vatican to defend Jerusalem’s status quo
Al Maliki maintained that Palestine “wants to keep the conflict a a political level,” while Trump’s decision brings the issue to “a religious level ... as Apostolic Nuncio in Italy and in San Marino, retiring at the age of 75 in 2001.
News San Marino » Religion: San Marino country profile
AD 301 - According to tradition, San Marino is founded by Marinus, a Christian stonemason seeking refuge from religious persecution on Mount Titano. 1243 - The first captains regent - acting as joint heads of state - are appointed. 1463 - The Pope awards ...
News San Marino » Religion: San Marino: Minnows hit back at world champions Germany
Three days after the win against one of football's weakest international teams, Germany met with one of the world's highest religious powers -- Pope Francis. "It was the right decision to travel to Rome after the match in San Marino," said Germany coach ...
News San Marino » Religion: San Marino School Calendar 2017-18: First Day Of School, Vacations, Conferences
The San Marino Unified School District has released its 2017-2018 calendar for public schools. The calendar includes important dates such as winter and spring vacations, religious holidays, federal holidays, early dismissals and parent-teacher conferences.
News San Marino » Religion: WITH DUE POMP, SAN MARINO ENTHRONES 2 LEFTISTS
The 23,000 inhabitants of San Marino remain almost uniformly Roman Catholic, but among some the religious spirit has largely vanished, leaving form without content. At the mass that is a high point in the inauguration of the captains-regent, the new and ...
News San Marino » Religion: Novel San Marino man thought he’d never write a top seller at Vroman’s
SAN MARINO – The story of “Little Guy Mike,” a troubled ... He explained the underlying theme: “Religion’s become sort of our entertainment, and entertainment has become our religion.” And no, he was never a child star.