St. Elizabeth Ann Seton is the first American born U.S. citizen who was canonized. She writes from Emmitsburg, Maryland and tells her story of conversion and founding the first religious order in the United States.
The letter comes with activities and a tasty recipe all related to St. Elizabeth.
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