Saturday, May 20, 2017

The Apostle of the Rockies: Fr. Pierre-Jean De Smet, SJ



The Apostle of the Rockies: Fr. Pierre-Jean De Smet, SJ

"Every year on the Feast of the Assumption, Catholics of native descent hold a powwow at Idaho’s oldest building, Sacred Heart Mission in Cataldo. For more than 150 years the Coeur d’Alenes have handed down the story of the Jesuit missionary who healed their chief’s daughter and brought the gospel to their people. This annual …"