“During Angelus, Prays Martyred Missionary Priest Helps Us Be Courageous Witnesses of the Gospel
‘May his heroic example help us to be courageous witnesses of the Gospel, committing ourselves in favor of human dignity.’
Pope Francis said these words toward the conclusion of his Angelus address yesterday, Sept. 24, 2017, recalling that Stanley Francis Rother, was proclaimed blessed yesterday in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.
Francis recalled that the missionary priest was killed out of hatred for the faith “for his work of evangelization and human promotion in favor of the poorest in Guatemala.””
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