SAINT KATERI TEKAKWITHA, the first Native American Saint to be Canonized by the Catholic Church in Rome validated the religious beliefs of native americans the world wide. This celebration was held in Tucson Arizona at the 300 year old Spanish Mission known as the White Dove of the Desert or San Xavier Mission, home to the Tohono O'odham Indians who forefathers built the Mission know know as the finest example of Spanish Colonial Architecture in the United States Today