5 episodes

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.

First American Sister of Charity: Elizabeth Bayley Seton, The by REVILLE, John Clement LibriVox

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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.

    A Lady of Old New York

    A Lady of Old New York

    • 25 min
    The Angel of the Lazaretto

    The Angel of the Lazaretto

    • 16 min
    The Cross in Barclay Street

    The Cross in Barclay Street

    • 17 min
    The Lillies of the Valley

    The Lillies of the Valley

    • 17 min
    The Fruit of Her Hands

    The Fruit of Her Hands

    • 15 min

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