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Religion has been important to the Irish American identity in America, and continues to play a major role in their communities.

St. Patrick's Day Graph: Irish in America are Protestant, not Catholic ...

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Mar 17, 2014 ... Irish-American Religion ... Religion of Americans of Irish descent, General Social Survey 2000-2012 ... What is your religious preference?

The 1930s: When Irish Catholics Changed America | Irish America

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The anti-Catholic, anti-immigrant Ku Klux Klan played a major role in bringing down Smith, who lost “because of his religion, and because of the people he stood ...

Is Ireland Losing Its Religion? | Irish America

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By Michelle Meagher, Editorial Assistant October / November 2012. A new Gallup poll indicates a decline in religious affiliation in Ireland. Fifty years ago, Ireland ...

The Irish in America: 1840's-1930's

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70% of servants in Boston were Irish immigrants; Bostonians believed that the ... Many Protestants and "native" Americans were distrustful of a religion that was, ...

Roman Catholics and Immigration in Nineteenth-Century America ...

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But when several years of devastating potato famine led millions of Irish ... of 82 million people)—and constituted the single largest religious denomination in the  ...

Irish Immigrants in the United States | IIP Digital

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Feb 13, 2008 ... At the heart of Irish-American identity thereafter was a sense of banishment and ... Equally disturbing to nativists was the immigrants' religion.

Catholicism and the irish-american male - Journals@KU

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tradition and a history of British religious persecution, the Irish were infrequent ... masculinity and whether Irish-American men actually changed their behavior.

What Happened to Catholic Ireland: An Irish-American Historian's ...

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Mar 6, 2014 ... While Catholicism was not the officially established religion, Irish society was overwhelmingly Catholic. The Angelus was played on the public ...

Irish-Americans, Racism and the Pursuit of Whiteness -

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Mar 17, 2009 ... Today in New York City and throughout the U.S., Irish-Americans will celebrate St . Patrick's Day and Irish heritage( Creative Commons License ...

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Shock survey shows Irish Americans are more Protestant than ...

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Mar 22, 2014 ... In addition, through their own schools, dances, and religious orders, Catholicism seems woven into the very fabric of Irish American history.

Irish Americans - History, Irish emigration, Immigration until the ...

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Many of these, dissenters from the established Protestant church, came to America fleeing religious discrimination. In later years, especially in the second half of ...

Irish - Religious Conflict and Discrimination - Immigration ...

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Ill will toward Irish immigrants because of their poor living conditions, and their ... In the Questions for Admittance to the American Party (1854), inductees ...