Pope Benedict XVI names first Native American saint and 6 others
#3
(10-23-2012, 02:22 AM)Carthusian Wrote: So does this make Kateri Tekakwitha the first saint born in the United States?

The United States didn't exist yet when she was born.  St. Juan Diego would be the first born in North America, I believe.  She could be said to be the first born in what would become United States territory, though.
Reply


Messages In This Thread
Re: Pope Benedict XVI names first Native American saint and 6 others - by SaintSebastian - 10-23-2012, 06:57 AM



Users browsing this thread: 1 Guest(s)