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MOVED BY PRIEST’S MARTYRDOM, FRENCH BUSINESSMAN RETURNS TO THE FAITH!

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  Moved by priest’s martyrdom, French businessman returns to the faith October 10, 2017 CNA Daily News Paris, France, Oct 10, 2017 / 06:07 am (ACI Prensa).- Patrick Canac was baptized, but like so many others, drifted away from the Church over time. In recent months, however, the successful French businessman has had a change of […]

BLESSED SR. MARIA RESTITUTA: THE NUN BEHEADED BY NAZIS FOR HANGING CRUCIFIXES

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  Meet the nun beheaded by Nazis for hanging crucifixes Larry Peterson | Mar 30, 2017 Defiant Sister Maria Restituta was the only religious sister sentenced to death by a Nazi court Sister Maria Restituta began Lent of 1942 under arrest. She was taken on Ash Wednesday. Her crime: “hanging crucifixes.” She was sentenced to death. […]

Father Stanley Rother: The first US-born martyr – CNA

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Repost from CNA Oklahoma City, Okla., Dec 2, 2016 / 11:39 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Pope Francis has recognized the martyrdom of Father Stanley Rother, a priest of the Archdiocese of Oklahoma City who served in Guatemala, making him the first martyr to have been born in the United States. “Servant of God Fr. Stanley Rother […]

BREAKING NEWS: POPE FRANCIS RECOGNIZED THE MARTYRDOM OF ARCH. OSCAR ROMERO, BEATIFICATION COMING SOON…

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POPE-ROMERO Feb-3-2015 (590 words) With graphic posted Jan. 12 and photo Jan. 14. xxxi Pope recognizes martyrdom of Archbishop Romero By Cindy Wooden Catholic News Service VATICAN CITY (CNS) — After decades of debate within the church, Pope Francis formally recognized that Salvadoran Archbishop Oscar Romero was killed “in hatred of the faith” and not […]

Remembering our Christian martyrs of 2000 onwards

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No one is aware with what is happening to our church today. Many disregarded the lives of those who died for the faith.  Some of our people think that martyrdom for the faith is not visible in our generation today. We always deal with living heroes but without giving citation to those whom we should […]