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Father Marquette

Father Marquette

Jesuit Missionary And Explorer, The Discoverer Of The Mississippi. His Place Of Burial At St. Ignace, Michigan

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Published by Christian Press Association Pub. Co. in New York, USA .
Written in English


ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25888693M
OCLC/WorldCa3398872

  More about Jacques Marquette from the Book of Knowledge: The journey began one bright spring morning late in May in the year The adventurers launched their canoes and paddled gaily over the sparkling waters of Lake Michigan to Green Bay, where they found an encampment of the Wild Oats Indians, who crowded around the white men.   The NOOK Book (eBook) of the Father Jacques Marquette by Susan Sales Harkins, William H. Harkins | at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more! Due to Brand: Mitchell Lane.

Marquette County area was set off and attached to Chippewa County in With boundary changes it was attached to Houghton County in and organized in its own right in It was named for Father Jacque Marquette, a Jesuit missionary who was an early visitor to the area. From the popular Vision Book Series of saint biographies by Ignatius book tells the story of Father Marquette, who traveled with explorer Louis Joliet down the Mississippi River and braved the dangers of tomahawks and tortures to bring the Word of God to the Indians of the New World.

  The most popular claim, that Marquette died at Ludington, near the Pere Marquette River, is supported by a huge cross atop a hill near the supposed site. In Father Gabriel Richard identified bones found there as Marquette’s, but offered no proof to back up his identification. A gleaming silver cross marks that spot. The two explorers were an unlikely pair. Father Jacques Marquette was a studious Jesuit two weeks shy of his 36th birthday. His partner, Louis Joliet was a year-old philosophy student who had become a fur trader. In two canoes paddled by five voyageurs, Marquette and Joliet left St. Ignace, at the head of Lake Michigan, on


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Jacques Marquette - Wikipedia. This book was an easy read. It was extremely amazing the ability of Father Marquette to learn all the native american languages that he did. His bravery, knowlegde of the Indians, and his thirst for teaching the word of God pulled him through many tough s: 8.

Jacques Marquette Occupation Missionary Birth Date June 1, Death Date Place of Birth Laon, France Place of Death St. Ignace, Michigan AKA Père Marquette Father Marquette James Born: We welcome you to Father Marquette Catholic Academy, a private school in Marquette, Michigan. Our school provides pre-kindergarten through 8th graders a high-quality learning environment within a faith-filled community of believers and followers of Jesus Christ.

Our professional and Christian educators consider it a privilege to educate our community's children. Get this from a library. Father Marquette. [Reuben Gold Thwaites] -- A great biography of Jesuit and explorer, Father Jacques Marquette. The author takes the reader along a fascinating expedition down the Mississippi, calling upon well researched source documents.

Father Jacques Marquette was just one of the man missionaries and voyageurs who traveled to New France more than years ago in search of new converts and new lands. After founding Sault Ste.

Marie and St. Ignace, Marquette set forth on his greatest adventure--a journey with Louis Jolliet down the Mississippi River/5.

Father Marquette and the Great Rivers book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. This Vision book for Father Marquette book 9 - 15 years old te /5(2).

Father Marquette Catholic Academy, Marquette, Michigan. likes 65 talking about this were here. Father Marquette Catholic Academy is a private 3 year old program - 8th grade Catholic 5/5(18).

Father Jacques Marquette was just one of the man missionaries and voyageurs who traveled to New France more than years ago Father Marquette book search of new converts and new lands.

After founding Sault Ste. Marie and St. Ignace, Marquette set forth on his greatest adventure--a journey with Louis Jolliet down the Mississippi : [Father] Marquette. Jacques Marquette, byname Père (Father) Marquette, (born June 1,Laon, Fr.—diedLudington, Mich.), French Jesuit missionary explorer who, with Louis Jolliet, travelled down the Mississippi River and reported the first accurate data on its course.

Marquette arrived in Quebec in After a study of Indian languages, he assisted in founding a mission at Sault Ste. Marie. Father Marquette National Memorial pays tribute to the life and work of Jacques Marquette, French priest and explorer.

The memorial is located in Straits State Park near St. Ignace in the modern-day U.S. state of Michigan, where he founded a Jesuit mission in and was buried in The associated Father Marquette Museum building was destroyed in a fire on March 9, Location: St.

Ignace, Michigan, USA. About this Item: Ignatius Press, Softcover. Condition: Good. This Vision book for youth 9 - 15 years old tells the thrilling story of one of America's greatest missionaries who came down from Canada with explorer Louis Joliet to explore the mighty Mississippi River, the "great river" bordered by Indian tribes who killed white men on sight.

He braved the dangers of tomahawks and tortures to bring the Word of God to the Indians of the New World. Rapids, floods, Indian superstitions, tribal warfare - these are only a few of the obstacles Father Marquette and Louis Joliet encountered in trying to meet their 10/10(1).

Page 79 - Illinois, appears from his statement4 that "when the Illinois come to La Pointe, they cross a great river which is nearly a league in width, flows from north to south, and to such a distance that the Illinois, who do not know what a canoe is, have not yet heard any mention of its mouth.

It is hard to believe that that great river discharges its waters in Virginia, and we think. Father Marquette died in in present-day Ludington, Michigan.

Although he was originally buried there, his followers moved his body to the chapel of the mission he established at St. Ignace. This mission is located at State and Marquette streets.

Today, visitors to Father Marquette National Memorial can learn more about Marquette by viewing. Hi, father, Marquette families welcome to a little afternoon Storytime with me and my family.

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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Hamilton, Raphael N., b. Father Marquette. [Grand Rapids]: Eerdmans, [] (OCoLC) Named Person.

Prayer Resources, part of a Marquette University collection of faith and spiritual resources. CAMPUS ALERT Prayer Resources. Tradition says people pray in order to praise and thank God, express sorrow and ask forgiveness, or ask for what they want for themselves and others.

Basically, we human beings pray because we are hard-wired to pray. Father Marquette and the Great Rivers Father Marquette and the Great Rivers. August William This Vision book for youth 9 - 15 years old tells the thrilling story of one of America's greatest missionaries who came down from Canada with explorer Louis Joliet to explore the mighty Mississippi River, the "great river" bordered by Indian tribes.

Those of us who grew up near the shores of Lake Michigan have always known about Father Jacques Marquette. Tales of the French-born Jesuit priest’s exploits as a missionary and explorer in the 17 th -century Great Lakes frontier were a regular part of our elementary school history curriculum, and his name remains a common feature on our.

Father Marquette And The Great Rivers by August Derleth and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at - Father Marquette and the Great Rivers Vision Book by Derleth, August William; Hoffman, H Lawrence - AbeBooks.As the author of much historical fiction about the time and territory of Father Marquette (see The Country of The Book.Land of Sky Blue Waters, ), August Derleth was a logical person to choose for this biography.

He writes it simply and with devotion for the priest who wanted to be a martyr and a missionary and braved everything to go to the wilds of : () Fr. Marquette hoped to obtain new lands for France and new souls for Jesus Christ. He braved the dangers of tomahawks and tortures to bring the Word of God to the Indians of the New World.

Rapids, floods, Indian superstitions, tribal warfare - these are only a few of the obstacles Father Marquette and Louis Joliet encountered in trying to meet.