April 17 - Saint Kateri Tekakwitha

 

A member of the Mohawk tribe, Saint Tekakwitha converted to Christianity as an adolescent, which caused great displeasure among the tribe. After some time, she went to live with another indigenous colony in Canada, where Kateri prayed and cared for the sick and elderly.

What aspects of your culture seem to be the closest to the values of the Gospel?

 

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