Tag Archives: Taos

The Catholic Church in New Mexico: Father Martinez Confronts Bishop Lamy

A few years after the United States acquired part of what is now the state of New Mexico, the Vatican established the Vicariate Apostolic of New Mexico in 1850, carving it out from the former Mexican Diocese of Durango. Jean … Continue reading

Posted in Catholicism, New Mexico History, Religion | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off on The Catholic Church in New Mexico: Father Martinez Confronts Bishop Lamy