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« on: January 03, 2021, 05:01:11 PM »

St Elizabeth converted to Catholicism in 1805, and was the first American to be beatified (1963) and canonized (1975).   She founded the first American religious community for women, the Sisters of Charity.  Her feast is 1/4.
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« Reply #1 on: January 15, 2021, 06:52:36 PM »

Elizabeth Seaton began St. Joseph's Academy and Free School.
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« Reply #2 on: August 03, 2021, 07:20:45 PM »

When she was in New York, Elizabeth continued her former stepmother's social ministry of   
nursing the sick and dying among family, friends, and needy bneighbors.     
 
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« Reply #3 on: August 09, 2022, 06:46:52 PM »

Elizabeth officially converted to Roman Catholicism on March 14, 1805.     
She was confirmed in 1806 and chose Mary as her confirmation name.
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