Martyrdom – Persecutions

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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 […]

ELEPHANTS GAVE JUSTICE TO PERSECUTED CATHOLICS IN INDIA!

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  An Indian woman became a nun…because of elephants? Orissa, India, Aug 17, 2017 / 12:02 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Nine years ago, Christians in the Kandhamal district of Odisha, India suffered the worst attacks against Christians in modern times in the country. Around 100 people lost their lives and more than 56,000 lost their homes […]

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. […]

FR. STANLEY ROTHER, FIRST US-BORN MARTYR, TO BE BEATIFIED IN SEPTEMBER 2017

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Fr. Stanley Rother, first US-born martyr, to be beatified in September Oklahoma City, Okla., Mar 13, 2017 / 10:37 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Father Stanley Rother, the Oklahoma-born martyr who served as a priest in Guatemala, will be beatified in Oklahoma City on Sept. 23, 2017. The beatification announcement was made by the Archdiocese of Oklahoma […]

COAJUTOR BISHOP WEIFANG ZHU OF WENZHOU CHINA ARRESTED BY POLICE TO PREVENT INSTALLATION AS NEW BISHOP!

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  Chinese arrest Catholic prelate to stop him from taking diocese Catholic News Service September 9, 2016 CONTRIBUTOR A coadjutor bishop has been arrested in Wenzhou, sometimes called “China’s Jerusalem”, and local believers charge that it’s to prevent him from taking possession of the diocese after the death of Bishop Vincent Zhu Weifang. ROME- Chinese […]