Category Archive: religion

Tiradentes, Landfills and Presbyterians

The commemorations began in 2009, marking the arrival from Baltimore, Maryland, of a 26-year-old Princeton graduate. After 56 days at sea on board the North American sailing vessel “Banshee,” on August 12, 1859, the Rev. Ashbel Green Simonton arrived at Praça Mauá.

Music in Christ Church

On most days of the week, if you visit the church in the evening, you will find choirs rehearsing in the church itself, in one of the cloisters rooms, or in the hall. It is not all sacred music, and it is not all English music.