Celebrate the life of CAFOD partner Oscar Romero with CAFOD and The Archbishop Romero Trust.
This year to mark the life of Oscar Romero, CAFOD and The Archbishop Romero Trust, are dedicating a week between… 97 more words
In recent weeks I’ve found myself engrossed with the powerful writings of the Christian martyr and prophet Blessed Archbishop Óscar Romero of El Salvador. His writings are especially poignant in the face of fearful and troubling times, not the least of which because of his own personal journey of Christian conversion that led to his speaking out on behalf of his oppressed people, challenging the unjust and violent government, and ultimately giving his life for the cause of peace and justice. 172 more words
by Bishop Kevin Dowling
Co-President of Pax Christi International
Sisters and brothers, good evening to you all. I wish to thank Raymond Perrier, all those involved in planning this evening, and all of you who have come for this annual event….thank you for the privilege of being with you this evening. 1,022 more words