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Similarities Between Rowlandson And Tekakwitha

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There are many similarities and differences to compare and contrast between the women who were subject of the captivity narratives. When comparing religion, gender and status, there are similarities, but digging deeper there are many differences between Kateri Tekakwitha and Mary Rowlandson’s narratives. On the surface, the similarities are easier to identify, but underneath is where the differences are and the biggest contrast between Rowlandson and Tekakwitha is religion. The most distinct difference between the Rowlandson and Tekakwitha, that also could be interpreted as a similarity, is religion. Kateri Tekakwitha and Mary Rowlandson were both exposed to the Bible and Catholicism. They both devoted time to God and religion, the only difference
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