Bishop-elect Stephen Chow Sau-yan, the former head of the Jesuits’ Chinese province, is scheduled to be consecrated as a bishop in the city’s Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception on Dec. 4.
In Defense of Christians was founded in 2014 and has advocated for policies to protect Middle Eastern Christian minorities.
According to the Italian Society of Cardiology, with the coronavirus pandemic, the rate of heart attacks tripled in 2020 compared to 2019, and one in two heart patients did not show up for follow-up visits.
Bishop Davies drew on St. John Paul II’s teaching that every rejection of human life is “really a rejection of Christ” himself.
Of the group beatified in Cordoba, 79 were priests, 39 were laity, five were seminarians, and four were religious.
The World Holocaust Remembrance Center has honored him for his role in saving lives.