sabato 29 luglio 2017

CNA - Crux
(Elise Harris) Given the nature of their deaths, the two clergy killed amid a civil war Pope Francis is set to beatify in Colombia, one a bishop and the other a priest, can be seen as belonging to a new wave of “modern martyrs” Francis has often referred to, killed by oppressive regimes of their time such as Nazism, Communism and brutal dictatorships. During his six-day visit to Colombia in September, Pope Francis will beatify martyrs Bishop Jesús Emilio Jaramillo Monsalve and Father Pedro María Ramírez Ramos, who provide a potent testimony as the country heals from decades of conflict. (...) (Foto. Left: mons. Jaramillo - Right: p. Ramírez)