Callo was beatified by Pope John Paul II in 1987. His feast day is March 19.
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“May their example of faith to Christ help us all, especially Christians who are persecuted in various parts of the world, to bear witness to the Gospel courageously.”
Sister Paschalis Jahn and nine fellow Elizabethan sisters were beatified Saturday in Wroclaw, Poland.
Cardinal Stefan Wyszyński ordained Father Jerzy Popiełuszko to the priesthood on May 28, 1972.
The most prominent figure among the seven is Charles de Foucauld, the French missionary killed in Algeria in 1916.
Blessed Omelian Kovch, Blessed Klymentiy Sheptytsky, Venerable Andrey Sheptytsky and Servant of God Josyf Slipyj, pray for us!
“The Church is being persecuted because of its option for the poor.”