The Statue of St. Frances Cabrini
St. Frances Cabrini - a saintly immigrant woman from Italy who worked for the poor in the United States. She built 67 institutions; orphanages, hospitals, schools and convents. She was born in 1850 and died in Chicago in 1917. She was canonized in 1947 and is buried in New York.*
The Statue of St. Pope Pius X
St. Pope Pius X - known as the Pope of Peace
because he did everything in his power to prevent the outbreak of World War I
in Europe. He died a few days after the war broke out.
St Bernard Abbey Gallery Subject Gallery
|* Excerpted from A Self Guided Tour Of The Ave Maria Grotto by Father Aloysius Plaisance, OSB., Ph.D. Used by permission of The St. Bernard Abbey and may not be reproduced without prior written consent.|