Blessed Kateri Tekakwitha Chaplet
"Lily of the Mohawks"
Patroness of ecology and the environment
This Chaplet has 24 beads, one
for each year of Blessed Kateri's life.
8 brown beads (for the good earth)
8 red beads (the color of blood)
8 clear or white beads (for pure waters)
On the Crucifix, make the sign of the cross
On each brown bead, say One Our Father
On each red bead, say One Hail Mary
On each clear bead, say One Glory Be
On the separator beads and medal or cross,
recite the words of Saint Tekakwitha;
(Jesus, I love You)
Blessed Kateri Tekakwitha
(1656 - 1680)
Beatified in 1980 by Pope John Paul II.