Nicholas Black Elk

Nicholas Black ElkProfile

Married layman in the diocese of Rapid City, South Dakota. Oglala Lakota Sioux medicine man. Convert to Catholicism in his 40’s. Missionary and catechist. His Cause for Canonization has opened.



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MLA Citation

  • “Nicholas Black Elk“. CatholicSaints.Info. 2 November 2018. Web. 17 April 2021. <>