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Oxon Hill in Prince George's County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Saint Monica

Mother of Saint Augustine

 
 
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By Allen C. Browne, April 14, 2018
1. Saint Monica Marker
Inscription.
Born 332 in Tagaste, North Africa;
Died 387 in Ostia near Rome
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“My reason for wanting to live a little longer was to see
you a Catholic Christian before I died.” ~ St. Monica
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Patroness of Mothers, Wives, Widows, Parents,
Difficult Children and Victims of Abuse,
Alcoholism and Unfaithfulness.
African-American Ministry, Saint Columba Parish
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Dedicated November 1, 2009

 
Erected 2009 by The African American Ministry of Saint Columba Parish.
 
Location. 38° 46.997′ N, 76° 59.426′ W. Marker is in Oxon Hill, Maryland, in Prince George's County. Marker can be reached from Livingston Road. Touch for map. This marker is at Saint Columba Roman Catholic Church. Marker is in this post office area: Fort Washington MD 20744, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Saint Lorenzo Ruiz (within shouting distance of this marker); Front Door to Maryland History (approx. 0.9 miles away); Dr. John H. Bayne of Salubria “Prince of Horticulture” (approx. one mile away); Emancipation in Maryland (approx. one mile away);
Saint Monica Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, April 14, 2018
2. Saint Monica Marker
Dr. John H. Bayne: A Leader In His Community (approx. one mile away); Slavery in the Potomac Valley (approx. one mile away); Salubria Changed the Future of the Potomac Valley (approx. one mile away); Judah and Resistance (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Oxon Hill.
 
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Saint Monica<br>Mother of Saint Augustine image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, April 14, 2018
3. Saint Monica
Mother of Saint Augustine
Saint Monica<br>Mother of Saint Augustine image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, April 14, 2018
4. Saint Monica
Mother of Saint Augustine
Saint Monica<br>Mother of Saint Augustine image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, April 14, 2018
5. Saint Monica
Mother of Saint Augustine
Saint Columba Roman Catholic Church image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, April 14, 2018
6. Saint Columba Roman Catholic Church
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 21, 2018. This page originally submitted on April 15, 2018, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. This page has been viewed 73 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on April 15, 2018, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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