We have a small Native American Community within the Catholic Diocese of Arlington, however there are many events offered for those of Native American descent. Contact our office for more information on the diocesan Native American Community.

Enduring Faith

Native American Catholics Focus of Knights of Columbus Documentary

The Catholic fraternal organization characterized the documentary as offering “a missing piece to the greater story of Catholicism in America.” It combines the history of Native American Catholics and their continuing contributions, with commentary from present-day Native Americans and other Catholic leaders.

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Enduring Faith

Enduring Faith: The Story of Native American Catholicism

A Native American Catholic documentary, "Enduring Faith: The Story of Native American Catholicism" produced by the Knights of Columbus will be airing on WJLA.

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Emerging Voices

A three part series that seeks to shine a light on the next generation of leaders in Native ministry.

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St. Kateri New Mexico Shrine

New Mexico’s St. Kateri Tekakwitha Shrine Honors Patron Saint of Native Americans

Catholic architect Erik Boostma, a former parishioner of the Diocese of Arlington who now works and lives in Richmond, primarily works on churches and renovations. His latest project is a little different — though still a center for spirituality and devotion — he’s designed a new shrine dedicated to St. Kateri Tekakwitha in Gallup, N.M.

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