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St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Comments

Elizabeth Bayley Seton was the first native born American to be canonized by the Catholic Church. Born two years before the American Revolution, Elizabeth grew up in the "cream" of New York society. She was a prolific reader, and read everything from the Bible to contemporary novels. In spite of her high society background, Elizabeth's early life was quiet, simple, and often lonely. As she grew a little older, the Bible was to ... Continue Reading

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  1. chelsea
    5 years ago

    i really like this site it made it much easier for confirmation

  2. Kelly
    5 years ago

    This information was very helpful in preparation for my confirmation. She is a wonderful (which is why I chose her) and she did lots of good things in her life. thanks :) :)

  3. TMK
    5 years ago

    This information was VERY well written, & will help me VERY much on my journey to/on Confirmation!! :)

  4. melissa
    5 years ago

    thank you. this site helped me a lot.

  5. Rebecca h.
    5 years ago

    Thank you fir all this help it helped me a lot for my saint report :)

  6. christa
    5 years ago

    this was very helpful. thanks! :)

  7. Karen F
    5 years ago

    Why was she canonized? Did she perform any miracles

  8. Karen P
    5 years ago

    Why was she canonized? Did she perform any miracles?

  9. robert eyler
    5 years ago

    Growing up in Emittsbury Maryland, people told me stories of Mothers Seton,s work. One should visit her shrine, and grave in this beautiful part of Maryland

  10. melonchef
    5 years ago

    It was helpful but it doesn't say what she was patron saint of.

  11. Samantha
    5 years ago

    This was extremely helpful, but what is she the patron of?

  12. Jazzmin
    5 years ago

    This is awesome thx.

  13. Kayla Marie
    5 years ago

    u totally helped me on my project


  14. Kelsey
    5 years ago

    ha this really helped me on my school project, thanks a lot !

  15. alaina
    5 years ago

    thanks for the info. was she a peacemaker?

  16. Blythe Griffin
    5 years ago

    Thanks for the help on my school project. I got an A on this because of this great information. You rock. :)

  17. Haley
    5 years ago

    Thanks for the great info. It really helped with my report for religion class.

  18. E Tulachka
    5 years ago

    Thank you for the help on my school paper.

  19. Rose
    5 years ago

    I never knew so much about Elizabeth Ann Seton. Thanks for helping me on my school project.

  20. cumilla
    5 years ago

    this is supper helpful

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