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Algerian martyrs bear witness to dialogue, peace, pope says

Algerian martyrs bear witness to dialogue, peace, pope says

| Junno Arocho Esteves | December 10, 2018 | 0 Comments

The lives of 19 religious men and women martyred during the Algerian civil war are a testament to God’s plan of love and peaceful coexistence between Christians and Muslims, Pope Francis said.

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Algerian martyrs to be beatified in Algeria Dec. 8

Algerian martyrs to be beatified in Algeria Dec. 8

| Cindy Wooden | September 14, 2018 | 0 Comments

The beatification of 19 martyrs of Algeria, including the seven Trappist monks of Tibhirine, will be celebrated Dec. 8 in Oran, Algeria, the country’s bishops announced.

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