Bishop Baraga, the Snowshoe Priest — sometime Father Frederic Baraga of the archdiocese of Cincinnati — has been declared Venerable!

Hoody-hoo!

Here’s an old post of mine about him.

Here’s another old post about his hymn translations in missals in various Native American languages. (Google has messed up the links, but all the hymns are at the back of the missal/catechism book.)

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