Blessed Kateri Tekakwitha, Virgin

Today’s Readings | Saint of the Day Kateri Tekakwitha was born in 1656 to a Christian Algonquin woman. Her parents died in a smallpox epidemic – which left Kateri herself disfigured and half blind – when she was four years old. She went to live with her uncle who succeeded her own father as chief… Continue reading Blessed Kateri Tekakwitha, Virgin