Posts Tagged ‘Blandina Segale’

Nun who challenged Billy the Kid to be subject of TV series

Friday, July 15th, 2016

A nun who once challenged Billy the Kid and who opened hospitals and schools in America’s southwest is to be the subject of a TV series. Saint Hood Productions was scheduled to announce a series on Sr Blandina Segale. “At the End of the Santa Fe Trail” is a semi-fictional account based on Sr Blandina’s life Read more

Nun Who Confronted Billy the Kid on the road to sainthood

Tuesday, September 1st, 2015

An Italian-born nun who confronted Billy the Kid, calmed angry mobs and helped open New Mexico territory hospitals and schools faced her first test for the long road to sainthood on Tuesday. Supporters and researchers presented their case before the Archdiocese of Santa Fe at a ceremonial “first inquiry” in Albuquerque on why Sister Blandina Read more