SEATTLE – St. Kateri Tekakwitha, the first Native American saint and patroness of the environment, “belongs uniquely to the Northwest,” said Cheryl Johnson, a member of the Lummi Tribe, during a special Mass at St. James Cathedral.
SEATTLE – Today is Election Day, but the days to come are also days of decision, an opportunity “to recognize the good in people and bring more love, joy and unity into the world,” Archbishop Paul D. Etienne said in a November 3 letter.
BELLINGHAM – At Assumption School on a recent weekday, first-graders practiced their penmanship just as they would any school year. But this year they did it wearing face coverings and from behind makeshift cardboard-and-plastic dividers embellished with pictures of Dr. Seuss characters.
SEATTLE – Just two weeks after professing her final vows, Providence Sister Teresa Huong Thi Nguyen began her new ministry to residents at two low-income senior housing facilities owned by Providence Health and Services.