Podcast on Why Catholic School Teaches Pima Culture

by Sister Julie Ann on March 29, 2012

For 40 years Franciscan Sisters of Christian Charity serving among the Gila River Indian Community at St. Peter Mission School, Bapchule, AZ have assured that Pima Culture is an essential part of the Catholic School curriculum.

Photojournalist Priscilla Thomas documents this fact in a recent video. Find out why Franciscan Sister Martha Mary Carpenter, present principal of St. Peter Mission School, supports this teaching.

View the video here.

To learn more about Priscilla Thomas, click here.

One thought on “Podcast on Why Catholic School Teaches Pima Culture”

  1. S.Mary Ann says:

    Promoting the dignity of the person is so needed in our world today! Thank you Priscilla for such thoughtful work in doing just that! Our Sisters continue to strive to live Jesus’ call to draw others to a relationship with Him through the realization of one’s true self! 

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