Archivi tag: martyrs

AFRICA/MOROCCO – Farewell to monk Jean-Pierre Schumacher, last companion of the martyrs of Tibhirine

Fez – “It was so beautiful!”, the Trappist monk Jean-Pierre Schumacher repeated with emotion, when he recalled the long years of fraternal life spent together with his confreres in the Algerian monastery of Thibirine, killed in 1996 in one of the brightest events of Christian martyrdom in recent decades. Now he too, the last “survivor”… Leggi tutto »

EUROPE/ITALIE – Les martyrs vietnamiens, source d’encouragement pour les communautés catholiques

Rome – Célébrer avec foi et dévotion la fête des Saints Martyrs vietnamiens, canonisés en 1988 par le Pape Jean-Paul II : c’est dans cet esprit que, la veille de la fête du Christ Roi, plus de deux cents membres de l’”Association des religieux et laïcs vietnamiens” qui étudient, vivent et accomplissent leurs diverses missions… Leggi tutto »

EUROPE/ITALY – Vietnamese martyrs, a source of encouragement for Catholic communities

Rome – To celebrate with faith and devotion the Feast of the Vietnamese Holy Martyrs, canonized in 1988 by Pope Saint John Paul II: in this spirit, on the eve of the feast of Christ the King, more than two hundred members of the “Association of Religious and lay Vietnamese”, who study, live and carry… Leggi tutto »

AMERICA/ARGENTINA – “Let us renew our missionary and evangelizing ardor”: the martyrs of Zenta will be beatified

San Salvador de Jujuy – “With the same love with which Don Pedro launched himself into evangelization, making us discover the richness of God’s love for every man, so we renew our missionary and evangelizing ardor as the best response to this gift we have received”. This was written by the Bishop of Jujuy, Monsignor… Leggi tutto »

AMERICA/EL SALVADOR – Le 22 janvier, béatification des quatre martyrs Rutilio Grande, Manuel Solórzano, Nelson Rutilio Lemus Chávez et Cosma Spessotto

San Salvador – L’Église catholique salvadorienne a annoncé que la béatification des martyrs salvadoriens Père Rutilio Grande, jésuite, Manuel Solórzano et Nelson Rutilio Lemus Chávez, laïcs, et du franciscain italien Fray Cosme Spessotto, OFM, aura lieu le 22 janvier 2022, sur la place de la cathédrale métropolitaine de San Salvador. “Il a été décidé que… Leggi tutto »

AMERICA/EL SALVADOR – On January 22, the beatification of the four martyrs Rutilio Grande, Manuel Solórzano, Nelson Rutilio Lemus Chávez and Cosma Spessotto

San Salvador – The Salvadoran Catholic Church has announced that the Beatification of the Salvadoran martyrs Father Rutilio Grande, Jesuit Manuel Solórzano and Nelson Rutilio Lemus Chávez, lay people, and of the Italian Franciscan Fray Cosme Spessotto, OFM, will take place on January 22, 2022, in the atrium of the Metropolitan Cathedral of San Salvador.“It… Leggi tutto »

AFRICA/SOUTH SUDAN – “The two slain Catholic sisters are our martyrs”, said the Archbishop of Juba at their funeral

Juba – Sister Mary Daniel Abut and Sister Regina Roba Luate are our martyrs because they were killed in cold blood”, said yesterday, August 20, His Exc. Mgr. Stephen Ameyu Martin Mulla, Archbishop of Juba, in his homily during the Funeral Mass of the two sisters of the Sacred Heart Sisters, killed, along with three… Leggi tutto »

AFRIQUE/SOUDAN SUD – “Les deux religieuses assassinées sont nos martyrs”, déclare l’Archevêque de Juba lors de leurs funérailles

Juba – Sœur Mary Daniel Abut et Sœur Regina Roba Luate sont nos martyrs parce qu’elles ont été tuées de sang-froid “, a déclaré hier, 20 août, Son Excellence Mgr Stephen Ameyu Martin Mulla, Archevêque de Juba, dans l’homélie des funérailles des deux sœurs de la Congrégation du Sacré-Cœur de Jésus, tuées, avec trois autres… Leggi tutto »

ASIE/MYANMAR – “Il est temps de sauver des vies” : l’appel du Cardinal Bo pour une “journée des martyrs” au milieu de la pandémie

Yangon – ” Aujourd’hui, 19 juillet, c’est le jour des martyrs. Leur sang a été sacrifié pour faire de ce pays un grand pays. Alors que la Covid devient incontrôlable, apportant la peur, l’anxiété et la mort, la seule façon de rendre hommage au sacrifice des martyrs est de se rassembler en une seule nation… Leggi tutto »

ASIA/MYANMAR – “It’s time to save lives”: Cardinal Bo’s appeal for “Martyrs’ Day”, in the midst of the pandemic

Yangon – “Today, July 19, is Martyrs’ Day. Their blood was shed to make this country a great country. As the COVID spirals out of control, inflicting fear, anxiety and death, the only way we can pay homage to the Martyrs’ sacrifice is to come together as one nation against the pandemic. This is not… Leggi tutto »