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Experienced a wonderful retreat for women this morning at our parish led by Fr. Jay Kythe, originally a Hindu from India. 17 years a priest of the Companions of Christ in Minn., soon to profess final vows as a Benedictine Monk in Atchison. Awesome prep time for Lent just around the corner. On March 3rd, he's leading Benedictine College students on trip to Calcutta to work with the Missionaries of Charity, etc. ... See MoreSee Less
Breaking: It's official. Today the Vatican finally recognized what the People of God have always known: Archbishop Oscar Romero is a martyr. The decree was released today in Rome, and the official beatification ceremony will come soon. Thank God for Pope Francis, who helped to "unblock," as he put it, the cause of Monsenor Romero. That the church would take so long to declare an obvious martyr a martyr was close to a scandal. Here is the story from CNS: www.catholicnews.com/data/stories/cns/1500492.htm
Blessed Oscar Romero, pray for us!