The Pope Declares 127 Spanish Civil War Dead To Be Martyrs

0
The Pope Declares 127 Spanish Civil War Dead To Be Martyrs
The Pope Declares 127 Spanish Civil War Dead To Be Martyrs. image: Twitter

THE Pope Declares 127 Spanish Civil War Dead To Be Martyrs, they will now be beatified.

It was announced by the Vatican, on Tuesday, November 24, that Pope Francis, following a meeting with Cardinal-designate Marcello Semeraro, prefect of the Congregation for Saints’ Causes, has declared that 127 men and women from the Archdiocese of Cordoba, executed during the Spanish Civil War that lasted from 1936 to 1939, have been recognised by the Catholic Church, and they should be declared martyrs, and will now be beatified.

-- Advertisement --

The founder of the schools of Ave Maria, in Granada, Spanish Fr. Andres Manjon, born in 1846, and died in 1923, was also recognised by Pope Francis, for his heroic virtues.

_________________________________________________________________________


Thank you for taking the time to read this news article “The Pope Declares 127 Spanish Civil War Dead To Be Martyrs”.






Previous articleJewellery thief caught red-handed
Next articleDriving schools unable to reopen
Chris King
Chris was born in a small village in Wales, where he ran his own successful construction company for many years, before deciding in 1990, to swap the grey skies and rain for the sunshine and lifestyle of the Costa del Sol. Late last year he made the move to Southern Portugal, and is now residing on the Algarve. Having sang and played in a rock band back in Wales, he still likes to go out and entertain in his spare time, singing in restaurants and golf clubs. Interests are of course music, especially from the 60s and 70s, movies, nice restaurants, and has a passion for graphic design and online marketing.

LEAVE A COMMENT

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here