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Bishop Barron on Charlottesville and America’s Original Sin

Bishop Robert Barron

August 25, 2017


I vividly remember my first visit to the home of Thomas Jefferson in Charlottesville, Virginia. The splendid Monticello estate with its sordid slave-quarters underground. One could literally see at this great American house the divide, the original sin, that has bedeviled our nation from its inception to the present day.