Blessed Kateri Tekakwitha (1656-1680) native Osserneon, New York, Algonquin mother, Catholic, and the father of traditional faith, chieftain of the village of Mohawk Osserneon. Survived a smallpox epidemic in 1660 that left his face disfigured and severely impaired vision, baptized at Albany by French missionaries, fled to Canada to escape the wrath of the heathen relatives. Here he lived in prayer. The March 25, 1679 made a vow of perpetual virginity. Destroyed by disease and suffering, died April 17, 1680 at just 24 years after his death disappeared from his face the signs of smallpox. June 22, 1980 Beatified by Pope John Paul II, the Vatican announced on 19/12/2011 the upcoming canonization in 2012 will be the first Native American to be made a saint. Little image printed in California, 1950

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title: Blessed Kateri Tekakwitha

subject date: 2011-12-29

caption: Blessed Kateri Tekakwitha (1656-1680) native Osserneon, New York, Algonquin mother, Catholic, and the father of traditional faith, chieftain of the village of Mohawk Osserneon. Survived a smallpox epidemic in 1660 that left his face disfigured and severely impaired vision, baptized at Albany by French missionaries, fled to Canada to escape the wrath of the heathen relatives. Here he lived in prayer. The March 25, 1679 made a vow of perpetual virginity. Destroyed by disease and suffering, died April 17, 1680 at just 24 years after his death disappeared from his face the signs of smallpox. June 22, 1980 Beatified by Pope John Paul II, the Vatican announced on 19/12/2011 the upcoming canonization in 2012 will be the first Native American to be made a saint. Little image printed in California, 1950

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