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The Battle of Lepanto

The Rosary is a Weapon WARFARE — On October 7, 1571, a coalition of Catholic States, arranged by Pope St. Pius V, inflicted a major defeat on the Ottoman Empire in the Gulf of Patras. The coalition was known as the Holy League and this naval conflict is known as the Battle of Lepanto. (From Wikipedia) The Ottoman forces were sailing westward from their naval station in Lepanto (the Venetian name of ancient Naupactus—Greek Ναύπακτος,…