Tag: Blessed Oscar Romero

Blessed Romero’s ‘heroic life, sanctity’ holds many lessons, bishop says

Blessed Romero’s ‘heroic life, sanctity’ holds many lessons, bishop says

| September 24, 2018 | 0 Comments

Blessed Oscar Romero’s martyrdom, “the holy sacrifice of his life,” during his celebration of the “holy sacrifice” of the Mass holds a powerful lesson for Catholics, said Bishop John Barres of Rockville Centre.

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Archbishop says Blessed Romero could be canonized next year

Archbishop says Blessed Romero could be canonized next year

| Cindy Wooden | August 14, 2017 | 0 Comments

The archbishop officially promoting Blessed Oscar Romero’s cause for sainthood said he hopes the process will conclude within a year and Catholics around the world will honor St. Oscar Romero, martyr.

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Salvadoran cardinal-designate dedicates appointment to Blessed Romero

Salvadoran cardinal-designate dedicates appointment to Blessed Romero

Bishop Gregorio Rosa Chavez dedicated his appointment as El Salvador’s first Catholic cardinal to his longtime friend and mentor, Blessed Oscar Romero, a slain archbishop who has come to symbolize the small Central American country’s fight for justice.

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