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Oscar Romero Beatification

Why Pope Francis Wants Oscar Romero To Be a Saint

Paul Vallely | Posted 05.26.2015 | World
Paul Vallely

Romero was a man who was at once utterly orthodox and yet utterly radical. That is the model Pope Francis seems to be setting for himself.

Salvadorans Rejoice As Slain Archbishop Romero Beatified

AP | ANY CABRERA | Posted 05.24.2015 | Religion

SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador (AP) -- Huge crowds filled a square in the Salvadoran capital Saturday for a ceremony to beatify Roman Catholic Archbishop O...

6 Quotes That Prove Archbishop Oscar Romero Is Truly 'Blessed'

The Huffington Post | Carol Kuruvilla | Posted 05.22.2015 | Religion

Thirty-five years after Archbishop Oscar Romero’s death at the hands of an assassin, his spirit lives on. The archbishop boldly preached a messag...

Beatification Of Oscar Romero Signals New Understanding Of Martyr

AP | Nicole Winfield | Posted 05.20.2015 | Religion

VATICAN CITY (AP) - The upcoming beatification of El Salvador Archbishop Oscar Romero is doing more than just giving Latin America its long-awaited sa...

Santo Immediatamente! The Case For Beatifying Archbishop Oscar Romero

Rev. James Martin, S.J. | Posted 08.01.2011 | Religion
Rev. James Martin, S.J.

Romero's faith moved him from being a tool of the wealthy to a champion of the poor, a church leader dedicated to reconciliation and a bishop unafraid to interpose himself between violence and his flock.