Catholic Book - Kateri Tekakwitha Mohawk Maiden By Evelyn M. Brown For Sale
Kateri Tekakwitha Mohawk Maiden by Evelyn M. Brown This book is from the famous line of Vision books of saints that are one
of the most popular and well-told series of stories for young people.
This is the inspiring story of Blessed Kateri Tekakwitha, a holy young
Indian woman who was converted to Christianity by the French
missionaries led by Saint Isaac Joques during the 1600s.
mother was a very devout Christian woman who, after being captured by
the Iroquois, was not allowed to baptize her daughter. Kateri's whole
family died of smallpox, and she was adopted by a chief who was very
anti-Christian. When she was baptized and converted by the missionaries,
Kateri became ostracized from the tribe. With the help of the priest,
she made a daring escape, and thereafter lived a life devoted to God.
Denied her desire to become a nun, she declined marriage and lived as a
single woman with deep faith, offering her sufferings and life to
Christ. She died at the age of twenty-four and is affectionately known
as the "Lily of the Mohawks." Kateri was recently beatified by Pope John
Paperback. Illustrated card covers. Looks unread. Strait and uncreased spine. Solid binding. Interior is fresh and clean. Text
pages are free of notes and markings. 178 pages. In Near Mint condition. Published by: Ignatius Press, San Francisco 1991
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