The St. Kateri Tekakwitha Pilgrimage Mass and Picnic was held at the St. Gregory's Abbey in Shawnee Saturday, where St. Kateri Tekakwitha has a place of honor and is celebrated.

St. Kateri Tekakwitha, informally known as Lily of the Mohawks (1656 – April 17, 1680), is a Roman Catholic saint.  Under the pontificate of Pope John Paul II, she was beatified in 1980 and canonized by Pope Benedict XVI at Saint Peter's Basilica on Oct. 21, 2012.