Tag: leprosy

  • SC 147 Soundseeing in Molokai, in the Footsteps of Father Damien

    http://traffic.libsyn.com/saintcast/SaintCast_Episode_147_Soundseeing_in_Molokai.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download This week, Paul travels to the island paradise of Molokai, Hawaii. From 1866 to 1969 thousands of men, women, and children diagnosed with leprosy were forcibly exiled to this island to die here in anonymity.  Two Catholic saints, Fr. Damien de Veuster and St. Marianne Cope ministered to […]