These saints teach us that love is stronger than death and that our hope lies not in this world but in God’s loving embrace.
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The cardinal then highlighted that since she was a child, Isabel learned the values of the Gospel and they took root in her heart.
Blessed are the pure of heart, for they shall see God
SAINTS & ART: St. Maria Goretti remains a relevant saint for today’s young people tempted by the same sources that helped set her murderer on his ‘ruin’
Both women have been honored by the Church in defensum castitatis, “in the defense of chastity.”
St. Maria Goretti’s greatness leaves today’s young people puzzled — and that’s a tragedy with many consequences
St. Maria’s 1950 canonization had to be moved to St. Peter’s Square because of the enormous crowd. It was the first open-air canonization in history.