Solanus spent his fifty-three years as a priest in menial service as a sacristan and porter at St. Bonaventure’s monastery in Detroit and worked in the friars’ soup kitchen.
Even before his conversion to Catholicism, Black Elk was a prominent medicine man “widely known as a holy man and a mystic.”
Mary, the Mother of God, Mother of Jesus, and wife of Joseph, is the greatest of all Christian saints.
For Native American Catholics, Annual Tekakwitha Conference is An Opportunity to Celebrate Faith and Culture
During a time when the national debate about painful history is prominently in the spotlight, the Tekakwitha Conference embraces the history, culture and religion of indigenous peoples.
John Vianney was five years old when the reign of terror in Paris was exiling or murdering the Catholic clergy and religious.