Vatican will canonize first native american saint

A young boy’s recovery from flesh-eating bacteria will help a 17th-century woman become the first Native American saint in the Catholic Church. The Vatican has called the recovery of Washington state’s Jake Finkbonner from near death in 2006 a miracle that can be credited to Kateri Tekakwitha. Jake’s family prayed to Tekakwitha, who was disfigured […]