Saint Frances Xavier Cabrini

Saint Frances Xavier Cabrini

by Marylou Andes MSC
     
 

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The inspiring story of “Mother Cabrini,” the first American citizen to be declared a saint! As a child growing up in Italy, Frances dreamt of becoming a missionary to China. But it seemed that God wanted her to go to America instead. When Pope Leo XIII told her, “Go West, not East,” she knew what God’s plan was for her. Mother Cabrini

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The inspiring story of “Mother Cabrini,” the first American citizen to be declared a saint! As a child growing up in Italy, Frances dreamt of becoming a missionary to China. But it seemed that God wanted her to go to America instead. When Pope Leo XIII told her, “Go West, not East,” she knew what God’s plan was for her. Mother Cabrini and her sisters set up schools, hospitals, and orphanages throughout the states—especially helping vast communities of Italian immigrants

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780819872685
Publisher:
Pauline Books & Media
Publication date:
06/15/2005
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
120
File size:
2 MB

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