Friday, November 18, 2016

St. Rose Philippine Duchesne: American Missionary

St. Rose Philippine Duchesne: American Missionary

(There is a town in Utah named after this Saint!)

St. Rose Philippine Duchesne: American Missionary

"November 18 is the feast day of St. Rose Philippine Duchesne. Mother Duchesne persevered through all the obstacles placed in the path of her vocation. She entered religious life despite her father’s vehement objection and she returned to it after nine years of absence caused by the French Revolution. She humbly accepted Saint Madeline Sophie …"