Remembering His Majesty the Late King Louis XVI of France.

On January 21, 1793, His Majesty King Louis XVI of France, well, lost his head on the Place de la Révolution (known today as Place de la Concorde) in Paris. On January 21, 2013, over 50 commemorative Masses took place throughout France in honor of the late king. Please click here, here, and here to read several articles (in… Read More Remembering His Majesty the Late King Louis XVI of France.

Marie-Antoinette

In French “Il y a deux jour, c’était le triste anniversaire de l’assassinat de la reine Marie-Antoinette. Pour la 219éme fois, les français et les royalistes ont honoré la mémoire de cette grande reine, de cette mère qui fut digne jusqu’à la fin alors que la tyrannie parisienne la menait sur l’échafaud. A cette occasion… Read More Marie-Antoinette

‘The French Revolution, The Monarchy, and Maximilien Robespierre’ Two Documentaries.

Here are two documentaries regarding the French Revolution  “… which abolished the absolute monarchy in France…”  The first documentary, produced by the History Channel, is simply entitled, The French Revolution.  Overall, the program is okay. The second documentary by the BBC is entitled, Terror Robespierre and the French Revolution.  Here is a synopsis: The watchwords of the French… Read More ‘The French Revolution, The Monarchy, and Maximilien Robespierre’ Two Documentaries.