Catholic Ladders: Teaching the Faith with Images

Catholic Ladders: Teaching the Faith with Images

SSA005: Catholic ladders were visual representations of the faith used for teaching the catechism. Alix Murray and Kathryn Laffrey discuss their use in the Pacific Northwest missions in the 19th century and the power of visual imagery and symbolism to convey religious truth to varied audiences.

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