Catherine Spalding, Scn: A Life in Letters

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At the age of nineteen, Catherine Spalding (1793--1858) ventured into what would become a lifetime of leadership with the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth (SCN) -- one of the most significant American religious communities for women. As a cofounder and first superior of the order, she dedicated her life to developing and improving health care, services for orphans, and education on the early frontier. Her contributions had a lasting impact on Catholicism, the state of Kentucky, and the many people whose lives she touched. ...

Catherine Spalding, Scn: A Life in Letters 2016, University Press of Kentucky, Lexington

ISBN-13: 9780813168845

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