Archbishop Warda stressed that the martyred Father Ragheed was very close to the youth.
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Father Leonard Melki and Father Thomas Saleh were Capuchin friars and missionaries in what is now Turkey who were arrested, tortured and martyred by the forces of the Ottoman Empire in 1915 and 1917 respectively.
A 3-year-old was healed through the intercession of Blessed Pauline.
Karolina Gawrych and Sister Nulla were healed, respectively, through the intercession of Mother Elżbieta Czacka and Cardinal Stefan Wyszyński.
The Holy Father said, ‘The beatification of Dr. Hernández is a special blessing of God.’ The holy physician cared for the sick during the Spanish Flu pandemic.
The ‘Protector of Christian Family Life’ is heralded ahead of his beatification.
COMMENTARY: Especially in the case of one of the greatest evangelists of his time, the evangelical dimension of a beatification is essential.
The family who sought the intercession of their hometown priest is overjoyed by the blessed event-to-be, as are other devotees.