ANALYSIS: Irish Catholics will increasingly need the courage, wisdom and perseverance of martyrs like St. Oliver Plunkett to spread the faith in a society hostile to the Gospel.
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“While Edmund still called out to Christ, the heathen dragged the holy man to his death, and with one stroke struck off his head.”
The Coptic Orthodox Church proclaimed the 21 men to be martyrs.
Quoting Blessed Oscar Romero, the Pope said, 'We must be willing to die for our faith, even if the Lord does not give us this honor.'