Smallpox devastates a Mohawk village, scarring and half blinding a four-year-old survivor. Now an orphan, the girl earns her keep by making embroidery and wampum belts. Despite the massacre around her, follows her convictions, refuses to marry and comes to deeply embrace Christianity. The story of Kateri Tekakwitha, our first Native American saint.
Kateri: A Beacon in the Wilderness