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Alive Photo of the Day: Kateri Tekakwitha

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Kateri Tekakwitha was named the first Native American saint today by Pope Benedict XVI in a ceremony held in St. Peter’s Square.

The image you see above is a painting by of her on the high walls of Saint Adalbert Basilica’s nave and was painted by Jozef Mazur.

There is an interesting back story to how I noticed this painting, you can read read that here—>

In honor of Kateri Tekakwitha being canonized today, I decided to post the painting from the basilica.

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