Tag: Oscar Romero

The pope and the martyr: New saints offer youths a road map to holiness

The pope and the martyr: New saints offer youths a road map to holiness

| Junno Arocho Esteves | September 27, 2018 | 0 Comments

The Catholic Church has its share of young saints who gave witness through their lives that holiness can be attained even at a young age.

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In Washington, former sacristan remembers life with Oscar Romero

In Washington, former sacristan remembers life with Oscar Romero

| Rhina Guidos | August 3, 2018 | 0 Comments

Marcelo Perdomo didn’t think an earthly brush with holiness would take place in his native El Salvador next to the parish priest.

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Pope to canonize Blesseds Paul VI, Oscar Romero in Rome Oct. 14

Pope to canonize Blesseds Paul VI, Oscar Romero in Rome Oct. 14

| Cindy Wooden | May 19, 2018 | 0 Comments

Pope Francis will declare Blesseds Oscar Romero, Paul VI and four others saints Oct. 14 at the Vatican during the meeting of the world Synod of Bishops, an institution Blessed Paul revived.

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Miracles attributed to Pope Paul VI, Romero clear way for sainthood

Miracles attributed to Pope Paul VI, Romero clear way for sainthood

| Carol Glatz | March 8, 2018 | 0 Comments

Pope Francis has cleared the way for the canonizations of Blesseds Paul VI and Oscar Romero.

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Remembering Romero: Local guitarist  pays tribute to the late archbishop in song

Remembering Romero: Local guitarist pays tribute to the late archbishop in song

| Bridget Ryder | May 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

Pope Francis and local musician Rob Hahn have both “put an exclamation point” on the life of Oscar Romero. Pope Francis named the Salvadoran archbishop a martyr for the faith earlier this year, inspiring Hahn to offer his own tribute through music.

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