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March 14, 2017

Fr. Stanley Rother, first US-born martyr, to be beatified in September

Father Stanley Rother, the Oklahoma-born martyr who served as a priest in Guatemala, will be beatified in Oklahoma City on Sept. 23, 2017. The beatification announcement was made by the…
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February 8, 2017

Samurai martyr beatified in Japan

A 17th century Catholic Samurai and martyr was beatified during a Mass in ‎Osaka, Japan on Tuesday. Cardinal Angelo Amato, Prefect of the Vatican’s ‎Congregation for the Causes of Saints,…
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December 7, 2015

The three slain Priests of Peru

Fr. Miguel Tomaszek and Fr. Zbigniew Strzalkowski both from Poland, and Fr. Alessandro Dordi, from Italy who were slain in Peru by Shining Path rebels in 1991 were beatified on Saturday…
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