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Native American Catholicism & the New Evangelization–Peter Jesserer Smith


Could 16, 2018

The historical past of Catholicism within the native American nations is
little recognized, however is rife with classes for lay spirituality,
inculturation, and the New Evangelization. At present’s visitor,
journalist Peter Jesserer Smith, shares a few of the holy treasures
of American historical past, corresponding to Joseph Chiwatenhwa and Marie Aonetta,
the Huron “energy couple” of evangelization, and the martyrs
(numbering over a thousand) of the La Florida missions.



Homily of Pope St. John Paul II on the Martyrs’ Shrine (Huronia)
on Saturday, 15 September 1984
https://w2.vatican.va/content material/john-paul-ii/en/homilies/1984/paperwork/hf_jp-ii_hom_19840915_santuario-huronia.html

Mates of God: The Early Native Huron Church in
, by Bruce Henry (tells the story of Joseph Chiwatenhwa
and Marie Aonetta) http://www.wyandot.org/friendsofgod.htm

Eustace Ahasistari, Catholic Huron warrior, as described by
Jesuit missionaries

Articles by Peter Jesserer Smith

America’s first paths of holiness: Lives of indigenous saints
and martyrs
https://angelusnews.com/content material/america-s-first-paths-of-holiness-lives-of-indigenous-saints-and-martyrs

Tons of of Martyrs Sow the Seeds of Religion in america


St. Kateri Tekakwitha: Our Saint for All Seasons

A holy marriage gave the Church a neighborhood of native saints,
and St. Kateri Tekakwitha

St. Kateri and the 4 Holy Martyrs from Kahnawake

A confirmed path to holiness: Mentoring a saint
https://angelusnews.com/content material/a-proven-path-to-holiness-mentoring-a-saint

Trigger Opens for Nicholas Black Elk, Holy Man of the Lakota



Peter Jesserer Smith interview

3:25 Why is native American Catholic historical past and tradition
essential for the New Evangelization?

6:37 St. John Paul II’s 1984 tackle on the Martyr’s Shrine in

7:35 What had been the missionaries impressed with in native
American cultures? What features of native cultures resonated with
the Gospel? Within the Nice Lakes area: family-based societies,
devotion to the Creator

11:29 The lay missionary energy couple of the Huron: Joseph
Chiwatenhwa (a convert of St. Jean de Brebeuf) and his spouse Marie

13:51 Native American societies had been arrange nearly extra just like the
United States than like Europe, so the previous European mannequin of
“convert the king and the folks will comply with” was and is
out of date

16:16 Extra on Joseph and Marie. Ladies have numerous authority in
Native societies on this area, so Marie’s energetic involvement in
evangelization is crucial

20:35 Hostility from some natives as a result of Jesuits inadvertently
introduced illness, resulting in Chiwatenhwa’s martyrdom

32:02 Joseph Chiwatenhwa was the primary lay parish administrator
in Canada; Native converts’ devotion to the Eucharist, the Liturgy
of the Hours, and the Rosary

34:18 Not all the things in Huron tradition was suitable with the
Catholic religion. What would it not have meant to be a Huron warrior who
was additionally a Christian? Instance: Eustace Ahasistari

40:00 Humorous—effectively, it’s fascinating—it’s not
hilarious—story about Eustace Ahasistari’s and St. Isaac
Jogue’s very completely different responses to torture

44:35 Explanation why these native Catholics haven’t been
canonized; their persevering with relevance

47:30 Ritual adoption and the way it helped transmit the Gospel
between tribes and nations—all the best way to St. Kateri Tekakwitha;
the significance of preserving the languages which unfold the

52:38 The a whole bunch of martyrs of the La Florida missions

59:04 The lead martyr, Antonio Cuipa

1:11:18 The teachings of inculturation in native American nations
are more and more related at a time when increasingly more American
Catholic thinkers are questioning the foundations of our nation
and proposing numerous alternate options

1:12:14 This week’s excerpt: Mary Shelley,




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