Venerable Maria Laura Mainetti was known for her social and charitable commitment.
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“The Church is being persecuted because of its option for the poor.”
The Swiss Guards marked the 493rd anniversary of the May 6, 1527 battle with Mass in the church of Santa Maria of the Pieta in the Teutonic College, followed by the “laying of the wreath,” in the Square of the Roman Protomartyrs in Vatican City.
‘I have come here as a pilgrim to pray, to confirm you in the faith, and to be confirmed by the faith of these brothers and sisters,’ he said.
‘The souls of the just are in the hands of God,’ he said Nov. 2.
COMMENTARY: The young priest’s contribution to the peaceful demolition of the Iron Curtain was critical.
It is worth considering the English Resistance to the Tudor Terror in the hope that it will inspire similar holiness and heroism today.