Elizabeth Ann Seton: From Seeker to Saint, a new mini documentary on the life of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton, made its debut on EWTN on January 4, 2021. This significant date marked the 200th anniversary of Elizabeth Seton’s death and entrance into eternal life. Now you can watch Elizabeth Ann Seton: From Seeker to Saint and learn about the remarkable life of the first American-born Saint.
This film is just the beginning of an all-new series of films highlighting the life of Elizabeth Seton. With insights and commentary from renowned historians and Elizabeth Seton experts, From Seeker to Saint offers a remarkable and unique glimpse into the life and legacy of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton. Hear from Sister Elizabeth Ann Sjoberg, a religious sister of the Daughters of Charity, the religious community founded by St. Elizabeth Ann Seton; Catherine O’Donnell, historian and author of the premier biography Elizabeth Seton: American Saint; John-Mark Miravelle, professor of Theology in Emmitsburg, Maryland, where St. Elizabeth Seton made her home; Sister Regina Bechtle, a vowed religious of the Sisters of Charity who continues the work and ministry started by Elizabeth Seton; and Pauline Manalo, Council President of the Society of St. Vincent de Paul who carries on the charism of charity that was so dear the Mother Seton’s heart.