Tag: Martyr

Kansas nun shares memories of her brother who is on path to sainthood

Kansas nun shares memories of her brother who is on path to sainthood

| Christopher M. Riggs | September 13, 2017 | 0 Comments

Sister Marita Rother really didn’t get to know her brother, Father Stanley Rother, as a priest until she visited him in Guatemala in the 1970s.

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‘They killed a man, but they created a saint’

‘They killed a man, but they created a saint’

| September 13, 2017 | 0 Comments

Archbishop Flynn, others describe Father Rother’s life, legacy and Minnesota ties ahead of Sept. 23 beatification

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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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Honoring the memory of a martyr

Honoring the memory of a martyr

| March 17, 2011 | 0 Comments

One of the features of The Catholic Spirit’s Overheard section is a collection of quotes from newsmakers around the world. Just last month, the page included a quote from Shahbaz Bhatti, a Catholic who served as Pakistan’s minister of minorities.

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