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Celebrating Oscar Romero

School Volunteer Phil Mayland reflects on his visit to St John Fisher Catholic College, Newcastle under Lyme to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the birth of Blessed Oscar Romero. 218 more words

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Artifacts Linked to Salvadoran Archbishop Romero on Display Sunday at L.A. Cathedral

Archbishop José H. Gomez is celebrating a special Mass in downtown Los Angeles on Sunday honoring Óscar Arnulfo Romero — the beloved Salvadoran archbishop who would have turned 100 Monday. 177 more words

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Sound of sheer silence: Elijah's prompt to radical prophetic action

What do you expect to happen when you pray? Do you expect anything? If you have a sense of God speaking, what form does it take? 1,102 more words


Happy 100th Birthday Blessed Oscar Romero

The 100th anniversary of Blessed Romero’s birth, August 15, 2017, falls on the glorious Feast of the Assumption. Archbishop Romero’s 1977 homily from the Assumption, and more importantly, his steadfast work for justice on behalf on his beloved Salvadoran people, can shed light on this oft-misunderstood feast. 655 more words


Feliz Centenario del Beato Oscar A. Romero

El centenario del nacimiento del Beato Oscar A. Romero será el 15 de agosto de 2017 y se llevará a cabo en la Solemnidad de la Asunción de María. 788 more words


Reflection 7.28.17

Even when they call us mad, when they call us subversives and communists and all the epithets they put on us, we know we only preach the subversive witness of the Beatitudes, which have turned everything upside down.

~Archbishop Oscar Romero


Oscar Romero Historical Center

Mural at Romero home

Archbishop Oscar Romero was and still is a national hero in El Salvador. Many say that his assignation on March 24, 1980 was the start of the civil war in El Salvador, which then lasted until 1992. 409 more words

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