Saint Louis: The Story of Catholic Evangelization of America’s Heartland
Volume Two: The Lion and the Fourth City
Episode 15: Father Peter De Smet

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Chief “Big Face” Paul

Bitterroot River Valley

Saint Mary’s Mission

Gabriel Prudhomme and Charles

Fathers Gregory Mengarini and Nicholas Point

Father John Killoren. Come,Blackrobe: De Smet and the Indian Tragedy. 1994.

Pend d’Oreilles (Kalispel Indians)

“Du Dieu puissant tout annonce la gloire”

September 14, 1846. Feast of the Exaltation of the Cross

Bishop Francis Blanchet

Father John Elet, S. J.

Fathers John Miége and Paul Ponziglione, S.J.