The First American Sister of Charity: Elizabeth Bayley Seton
This is a picturesque and moving account of the life and work of Elizabeth Ann Bayley Seton (1774-1821), the first native-born citizen of the United States to be canonized a saint by the Roman Catholic Church. This widowed mother of five established schools in New York and Maryland and was the first to found a congregation of Religious Sisters in the United States, the Sisters of Charity of St. Joseph, whose motherhouse stands today in Emmitsburg, Maryland.
Genre(s): *Non-fiction, Christianity - Biographies
|Play 01||A Lady of Old New York||dave7
|Play 02||The Angel of the Lazaretto||dave7
|Play 03||The Cross in Barclay Street||dave7
|Play 04||The Lillies of the Valley||dave7
|Play 05||The Fruit of Her Hands||dave7