Category: Martyres

Film Celebrates Life Of A Catholic Martyr

On January 31, a film about a Catholic victim of the Nazis opens in South Africa. JOHN MULDERIG reviews A Hidden Life, about the martyr Bl Franz Jägerstätter and his wife Franziska. In 2007, Franz Jägerstätter...

Burundi Puts Martyrs on Sainthood Course

By Francis Njuguna – The grisly murders of missionary priests and a local priest, a lay volunteer and 40 seminarians in Burundi are the focus of a recently opened investigation into their sainthood cause. Catholic...