Celebrating Saint Rose Philippine Duchesne, a pioneer missionary of the Society of the Sacred Heart, who came to St. Charles, Missouri, from France and founded the first free school west of the Mississippi in September 1818.

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Communion of Saints, Tapestry, by John Nava, the Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels in Los Angeles

Communion of Saints, Tapestry, by John Nava, the Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels in Los Angeles

Philippine is one of 135 saints featured in the series of tapestries Communion of Saints. The tapestries were commissioned of the Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels in Los Angeles, where they currently adorn the walls.