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Mass formally opens canonization cause for Black Elk

Mass formally opens canonization cause for Black Elk

| November 6, 2017 | 0 Comments

During a Mass to formally open the sainthood cause for Nicholas Black Elk, the Native American was described as someone who merged the Lakota and Catholic culture in a way “that drew him deeper into the mystery of Christ’s love and the church.”

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A ministry of mercy tackles suicide epidemic on Lakota reservation

A ministry of mercy tackles suicide epidemic on Lakota reservation

| April 12, 2016 | 0 Comments

A sad reality on a number of Native American reservations is the high suicide rate. That is especially true on the Rosebud Reservation in south central South Dakota.

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