Posts Tagged ‘Saint Kateri Tekakwitha’

Saint Kateri Tekakwitha

Sunday, July 14th, 2013

This past October, just a few weeks after Pope Benedict XVI opened the Year of Faith in the Catholic Church and convoked the Synod of Bishops on the New Evangelization, he canonized Saint Kateri Tekakwitha, the first indigenous woman of North America to be declared a saint.  Fittingly, Saint Kateri – whose feast day is […] [Read more]

Our Newest Saints

Thursday, November 1st, 2012

The Solemnity of All Saints, or All Saints Day, is the day the Church has set aside to celebrate those, marked with the sign of faith, who have gone before us to heaven.  Our belief in the communion of saints, as expressed in the Creed, stems from the knowledge that our life together as a […] [Read more]