St. Katharine Drexel
St. Katharine Drexel is the second American-born saint to be canonized by the Catholic Church. Katherine was born in Philadelphia on November 26, 1858. This amazing woman was an heiress to a large bequest. She became a religious sister and a brilliant educator.
Ponder and Pray:
• What impressed you about the life of St. Katharine Drexel?
• Read and reflect on quotes and prayers of Saint Katharine: vaticansite.com/st-katharine-drexler-quotes/
Discussion/Activities with Children
• Tell some of the good things St. Katharine did during her life.
• Learn more about Saint Katharine Drexel: youtube.com/watch?v=5XV8rL4C_TI