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Saint Frances Xavier Cabrini

Updated 2022-10-25
  • St. Frances Cabrini

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    Born in Italy in 1850, Frances Cabrini came to the United States in 1889 to work with Italian immigrants. She established dozens of schools, orphanages, and hospitals across the country before her death in 1917. In 1946 she became the first US citizen to be declared a saint.
    St. Frances Cabrini
  • Mother Cabrini Shrine

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    The Mother Cabrini Shrine outside Golden is on the site of the former Queen of Heaven Orphanage Summer Camp, which Cabrini started in 1909.
    Mother Cabrini Shrine
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