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Elizabeth Seton : American saint / Catherine O'Donnell.

Summary:
"A biography of Elizabeth Seton (1774-1821), a convert to Catholicism who founded the American Sisters of Charity and is the first native-born American citizen to become a Roman Catholic saint"-- Provided by publisher.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781501705786
  • Physical Description: xiv, 508 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Ithaca : Three Hills, an imprint of Cornell University Press, 2018.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Two families -- Betsy Bayley -- A home of one's own -- Courage flies -- Knot of oak -- The other side of the fence -- These dear people -- The battle joined -- This storm -- A convert in New York -- Duty or obedience -- A new being -- Some charitable persons -- Half in the sky -- Endeavor -- Trials of the passage -- Death, judgment, hell, heaven -- War and bustle -- Our meaning -- Swift rolling earth -- Written by herself -- I see my God -- Eternity.
Subject: Seton, Elizabeth Ann, Saint, 1774-1821.
Christian saints > United States > Biography.
Genre: Biographies.

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