Shrine of St. Rose Philippine Duchesne, Missouri

Today is St. Philippine Day, and here is her shrine in Missouri:

She was a member of St. Barat’s Religious of the Sacred Heart of Jesus, and helped with the Missouri missions.

My new congregation:

My particular ministry promoting the cloisters and contemplative life:

This is my hometown. My childhood parish was across the street from the shrine. I’m very familiar with “the woman who prays always”.

Now, for the important lesson about this saint. Her name is pronounces Due Shen. At least around here :slight_smile:


I’m from Kentucky, and I was taught “Ducane”.

I visited her shrine back in 2013 …it’s so nice you are close by :slight_smile:

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