Tag: Archbishop Oscar Romero

Judge orders arrest of longtime suspect in St. Romero’s 1980 killing

Judge orders arrest of longtime suspect in St. Romero’s 1980 killing

| Rhina Guidos | October 24, 2018 | 0 Comments

Days after the Catholic Church declared Salvadoran Archbishop Oscar Arnulfo Romero a saint, a judge in El Salvador issued a capture order for a former military captain suspected of killing the religious leader in 1980 as he celebrated Mass.

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Saints risk all for love of Jesus, pope says at canonization Mass

Saints risk all for love of Jesus, pope says at canonization Mass

| Cindy Wooden | October 23, 2018 | 0 Comments

Carrying Pope Paul VI’s pastoral staff and wearing the blood-stained belt of Archbishop Oscar Romero of San Salvador, Pope Francis formally recognized them, and five others, as saints of the Catholic Church.

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