Tuesday, May 17, 2022

What St. Kateri Tekakwitha Means to Indigenous Catholics

Must Read

Cursillo Movement Puts Piety and Faith into Action

These Catholics are using a decades-old tradition of piety, study, and community to put their faith into action.

From Zuni to Gallup: Undertaking the First Annual St. Kateri Pilgrimage

Neither the cold nor the many miles were a deterrent to the walkers, each of whom had a personal reason for making the journey.

Elderly and the Victims of War

‘Grandparents are the living memory of a people, and young people and children ought to listen to their grandparents.’
Bishop James S. Wallhttp://dioceseofgallup.org
Bishop James Wall is the fourth Bishop of the Diocese of Gallup.

Bishop Wall is joined by special guest Fr, Dale Jamison, director of Native American ministry in the Diocese of Gallup, to talk about the influence of Kateri Tekakwitha, the first Native American Saint.

Topics Discussed:

00:20 – Introducing Fr. Dale Jamison, OFM
01:25 – Who was St. Kateri Tekakwitha?
05:38 – St. Kateri’s example of charity – her “horizontal” relationship with her people and her “vertical” relationship with God
10:08 – St. Kateri’s Feast Day
15:16 – The Tekakwitha Conference
18:29 – St. Kateri’s Canonization
22:12 – What one quality of St. Kateri’s is attractive to Fr. Dale and Bishop Wall?

References:

National Tekakwitha Conference

Send us your questions!

Do you have a question for Bishop Wall? Leave it in the comments below, send us a message on Facebook, or email us at [email protected].

You can also subscribe to the podcast on iTunes right here.

Thanks for listening!

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Latest News

Elderly and the Victims of War

‘Grandparents are the living memory of a people, and young people and children ought to listen to their grandparents.’

Advertisement

Other recent stories:

AZ Bishops’ Statement On Governor Ducey Signing Bill to Improve Religious Accommodations for Dying Patients

Being able to have clergy present at the end of life is important to people of many different faiths.

Bishops of the Arizona Catholic Conference Statement on Governor Ducey Signing Bill to Ban Abortions at 15-Weeks Gestation into Law

The 15-week ban in SB 1164 is much more in line with the rest of the world in terms of abortion laws.

From Zuni to Gallup: Undertaking the First Annual St. Kateri Pilgrimage

Neither the cold nor the many miles were a deterrent to the walkers, each of whom had a personal reason for making the journey.

Friday News Briefs: Check out these rallies and marches for life near you!

Plus: V8s for Vocation raffle tickets available for a 1969 Pontiac GTO!

Advertisement

More Articles Like This