Young America’s Miraculous Defeat of the French Fleet

On this day, a national fast was observed throughout America for the Lord to protect them as a fleet and armament to recover… Novascotia, and to lay waste the whole seacoast from Novascotia to Georgia. A large fleet of 70 ships neared the coast when Reverend Prince at the Old South Meeting House in Boston […]

Handel’s ‘Messiah’ is First Performed in Dublin, Ireland

Without question, one of the most famous pieces of music ever written or performed is Handel’s Messiah.  Note that the title of this work is not ‘The Messiah’, but simply Messiah.  Above you will see one of the more flattering portraits of Handel.  Handel was a German born in Halle in 1685.  When he was […]