Alma Ransom

It seems like no one realizes that Tekakwitha lived a full life of learning and practicing our traditional culture and knew how to survive before she became a Catholic. There were missionaries who had learned our language and dialects among the Iroquois and she learned their prayers....

3/18/12
Ray Cook

Mohawk Kateri Tekakwitha will become a saint in the fall, and the media is looking for the predicted mixed reactions...

3/18/12
ICTMN Staff
1/25/12
Jake Finbonner, Lummi, an 11-year old of considerable inner strength and courage, will be receiving the Seattle Children's Inspirational Youth award today at the 77th Annual Seattl...
ICTMN Staff
1/22/12
As the relationship between aboriginals and the Canadian government comes to a head, the Catholic Church has taken a step to note its ties to the country’s Indigenous Peoples...
ICTMN Staff
1/4/12
As the Catholic faithful prepare to see the first aboriginal saint canonized, two nations that did not even exist during her lifetime are vying to call her their own...
ICTMN Staff
12/19/11
The Vatican today announced that the Mohawk-Algonquin woman born in 1656 and known as Kateri Tekakwitha has been deemed worthy of sainthood by the Pope...
ICTMN Staff
1/7/11
A clash between two cultures can produce life stories that are both fascinating and tragic...
Richard Walker
11/2/12
Kateri’s blessings followed Lydia Johnson from Wapato, Washington to Rome. Johnson, Yakama/Cayuse, and 29 others from the Yakima Diocese–including Bishop Joseph J...

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