From the popular Vision Book Series
of saint biographies by Ignatius Press
. This book tells the story of St. Francesca Cabrini, the missionary from Italy who came to America to spread the Faith. She founded a new order of nuns, the Missionary Sisters of the Sacred Heart, to teach the Faith and work with the poor in the United States. She was a tireless missionary who crossed the ocean 37 times to expand her order across the world to France, England, Spain, to Central and South America, and to the United States from coast to coast, where she died in 1917, a saint of our time. Recommended for 6th grade students. 165 pp.
This title is also sold as part of the 6th Grade Vision Reader Set.