Saints of the Week

In newspapers and bulletins
around the country

Saint Kateri Tekakwitha

I am not my own. I have given myself to Jesus. He must be my only love.

    Facts about St. Kateri Tekakwitha

  • Native American who converted to Catholicism
  • Took a vow of perpetual virginity out of love for Christ
  • Shunned and exiled by her tribe because of her beliefs