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Mother Seton and the Sisters of Charity

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In 1975, Mother Elizabeth Seton was canonized as America's first native-born Roman Catholic saint. This Vision Book tells the inspiring true story of the life of Elizabeth Bayley Seton from her childhood in a distinguished New York family to her becoming a sister and foundress of an order of nuns.

Born in 1774, Elizabeth Bayley grew up in a well-to-do Protestant family and
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Paperback, 165 pages
Published July 1st 2000 by Ignatius Press
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Michiel
Sep 04, 2013 Michiel rated it liked it
Recommends it for: wives and mothers
I enjoyed reading the life of Elizabeth Ann Seton. She was a wonderful person who lived out her faith quietly yet sincerely. This book is a very basic story of her life.

I was pre-reading it to see if it would be suitable for my son, and though it is a nice story about a person worth knowing about, it just doesn't seem to be the kind of story for a young person. Seton's faith grew out of and in spite of all the things that are important to adults: widowhood, social ostracism, material poverty, de
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Mirabella
Jul 28, 2015 Mirabella rated it it was amazing
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I loved the the book,Mother Seton and the Sisters of Charity.It is the best book I have ever read.
Katherine
Jun 24, 2014 Katherine rated it it was amazing
Not that bad of a book that I had to read for a book report.
Krissy Stoeger
Sep 18, 2015 Krissy Stoeger rated it it was amazing
great - i would read again and again

i've read this book several times. She is very inspiring: her humility and courage.
Emily
Oct 29, 2011 Emily rated it it was amazing
Great biography of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton. Even though it's geared for middle school/jr. high-ers, it's great reading for anyone.
Anysia
Nov 26, 2008 Anysia rated it did not like it
This book is about a life of a saint. It was boring to me because I personally do not like biographys. But you might like it.
Karen
Feb 14, 2011 Karen rated it really liked it
An inspiring story of an American saint. The boys really enjoyed it and so did I.
Michele
Wonderful story, but the writing is choppy.
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