Category: Martyres

How Martyrs’ Blood Fed a Church

Marking the 40th anniversary of the murder of St Oscar Romero, the Church in El Salvador is launching a Jubilee Year for its martyrs. Fr Valentine Iheanacho...

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...

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...