Mothers: A Source of Strength

By Darlene Fuchs on Email

What is America’s greatest source of strength and inspiration?  According to the U.S. Congress, its American mothers. Stay-at-home moms, Congress declared, are “doing so much for the home . . . and [for] religion,” which leads to “good government and humanity.”  Congress used these facts in 1914 when it created …

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Mother’s Day in Germany and the United States

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Mother’s Day in Germany Mother’s Day has been celebrated in Germany since 1923, since 1917 in Switzerland, 1918 in Finland and Norway, 1919 in Sweden and in Austria since 1924. The day is a holiday in honor of mother and motherhood. In Germany, Mother’s Day was finally established by the …

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