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Saint Marianne Cope

PHOTOS: A Timely Tour Of Hawaii's Kalaupapa

Sandra Thomas | Posted 12.18.2012 | Travel
Sandra Thomas

Standing in front of the simple white monument marking the original grave of Mother Marianne Cope at Kalaupapa on the Hawaiian Island of Molokai on Oct. 12, some members of my tour group were visibly moved. For good reason.

New Saint's Work With Lepers Started Small, Left Big Legacy

Posted 01.10.2012 | Religion

By Renee K. Gadoua Religion News Service Barbara Koob moved from Utica, N.Y., to nearby Syracuse in the summer of 1862, when she was 24, to enter ...