Patron Saints: Saint Kateri Tekawitha

362 Words2 Pages
Saint Kateri Tekawitha
"Lily of the Mohawks"

Patron Saints are Saints that are chosen to represent something or somewhere and then and then chosen by someone to guide them. The best way to describe why we have patron saints is to think of them like a spiritual guide in heaven. They are people who lived holy lives that will lead us to eternal life with God in heaven. Often they are chosen by a group of people to represent something that relates to their life. Once a Parton Saint is chosen they become like family. A patron saint is someone who you feel that you can easily pray to. For my Saint,I chose Saint Kateri Tekawitha, also known as Lily of the Mohawks. Kateri was born half Algonquin and half Mohawk in a small village. At the age of

More about Patron Saints: Saint Kateri Tekawitha

Open Document