Catholic Search Engine

After Sainthood for Archbishop Romero, Salvadorans Turn to Father Rutilio Grande

https://thetablet.org/after-sainthood-for-archbishop-romero-salvadorans-turn-to-father-rutilio-grande/
See More From: thetablet.org

Oct 20, 2018 2:33 PM 5+ mon ago

After Sainthood for Archbishop Romero, Salvadorans Turn to Father Rutilio Grande

ROME - While more than 5,000 pilgrims from El Salvador crowded St. Peter's Square last Sunday for the long-anticipated canonization of St. Oscar Romero, some of those same attendees now have their sights on another El Salvadoran martyr in hopes that he might be next.

Jesuit Father Rutilio Grande, who was a close friend of Romero and known for his bold calls for social transformation, was assassinated three years before Romero. Grande's death had a profound impact on Romero, leading many to believe it served as a turning point in the now saint's life and emboldened him to use his voice as a megaphone for the poor and marginalized.

In an interview with The Tablet, veteran Catholic journalist and author of "Rutilio Grande: A Table for All," Rhina Guidos, describes the vindication many El Salvadorans feel now that Pope Francis has ...

Read More

Young Salvadorans embrace St. Romero

cruxnow.com     6+ mon ago

Salvadorans widely celebrated Romero as the Central American country's first saint. Romero was assassinated while celebrating Mass in March 1980 and remains a reviled figure for some on the political ...

Young Salvadorans embrace St. Romero

americamagazine.org     6+ mon ago

SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador (CNS) -- Raul Cardona, 20, considers St. Oscar Romero a hero in his native El Salvador. To show his appreciation, he attended the Mass celebrated outside the Metropolitan Cat...

Pope draws lessons for Salvadorans from life of St. Romero

aleteia.org     6+ mon ago

Here's why Catholics don't eat meat on Fridays during Lent Today, Pope Francis greeted pilgrims from El Salvador, finding a lesson from St. Oscar Romero, canonized Sunday, for each group of his liste...

Salvadorans journey to Rome for Archbishop Oscar Romero's canonization as Catholic saint

nbcnews.com     6+ mon ago

Esther Chavez vividly remembers the day in 1980 when a voice through a university loudspeaker delivered the news: San Salvador's Catholic Archbishop, Oscar Arnulfo Romero, had been fatally shot. "Eve...

Salvadorans witness Archbishop Oscar Romero's canonization as Catholic saint

msn.com     6+ mon ago

military government. It happened while he was conducting mass in the Chapel of the Hospital de la Divina Providencia.He was assassinated at the beginning of the country's wrenching civil war, which ki...

With Romero, the church gains a model Salvadorans have long venerated

catholicnews.com     6+ mon ago

WASHINGTON (CNS) -- A few years ago, I asked a Salvadoran priest whether he believed Archbishop Oscar Arnulfo Romero, the best known of the martyrs of El Salvador, would ever be recognized by the Cath...

Archbishop Romero?s Icon is Ready for His Canonization

ncregister.com     6+ mon ago

...

Holy Father Approves Decrees Regarding Eight Candidates for Sainthood

Holy Father Approves Decrees Regarding Eight Candidates for Sainthood

zenit.org     1+ week ago

On April 6, 2019, Pope Francis received in audience His Eminence Cardinal Angelo Becciu, prefect of the Congregation for the Causes of Saints. During the audience, the Supreme Pont...

Three Common Myths about Archbishop Oscar Romero

catholicworldreport.com     6+ mon ago

...


Slain archbishop Oscar Romero and Pope Paul VI raised to sainthood

rte.ie     6+ mon ago

The tapestries of Oscar Romero and Pope Paul VI at St Peters Basilica The tapestries of Oscar Romero and Pope Paul VI at St Peters Basilica Pope Francis has raised slain Salvadoran archbishop Oscar R...

Young Salvadorans embrace St. Romero

cruxnow.com     6+ mon ago

Salvadorans widely celebrated Romero as the Central American country's first saint. Romero was assassinated while celebrating Mass in March 1980 and remains a reviled figure for some on the political ...

Young Salvadorans embrace St. Romero

americamagazine.org     6+ mon ago

SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador (CNS) -- Raul Cardona, 20, considers St. Oscar Romero a hero in his native El Salvador. To show his appreciation, he attended the Mass celebrated outside the Metropolitan Cat...

Salvadorans celebrate ahead of Oscar Romero canonisation

bbc.co.uk     6+ mon ago

Murdered Salvadoran Archbishop Oscar Romero canonised Pope Francis has conferred sainthood on murdered Salvadoran Archbishop Oscar Romero at a ceremony in the Vatican. He praised the cleric - an adv...

Pope draws lessons for Salvadorans from life of St. Romero

aleteia.org     6+ mon ago

Here's why Catholics don't eat meat on Fridays during Lent Today, Pope Francis greeted pilgrims from El Salvador, finding a lesson from St. Oscar Romero, canonized Sunday, for each group of his liste...

Oscar Romero, Pope Paul VI Elevated To Sainthood

npr.org     6+ mon ago

A mass for a canonization ceremony of Pope Paul VI and the martyred Salvadoran Archbishop Oscar Romero, as well as five other people, was in St Peter's Square at the Vatican, on Sunday. Filippo Montef...

The Other Americans: Father Oscar Romero?s Official Sainthood Was a Long Time Coming

progressive.org     6+ mon ago

Home Dispatches The Other Americans: Father Oscar Romero's Official Sainthood Was a Long Time Coming Salvadorans celebrate the announcement of the canonization of Saint Romero by Pope Francis in the ...

Sainthood for slain Romero, 'voice of the voiceless'

yahoo.com     6+ mon ago

Demonstrators in San Salvador hold an image of Oscar Romero, who was murdered in 1980 and will be canonized by Pope Francis on October 14, to demand justice for his murder San Salvador (AFP) - Oscar ...

Sainthood awarded to Oscar Romero and Pope Paul VI

stcatharinesstandard.ca     6+ mon ago

...

Salvadorans journey to Rome for Archbishop Oscar Romero's canonization as Catholic saint

nbcnews.com     6+ mon ago

Esther Chavez vividly remembers the day in 1980 when a voice through a university loudspeaker delivered the news: San Salvador's Catholic Archbishop, Oscar Arnulfo Romero, had been fatally shot. "Eve...

Salvadorans witness Archbishop Oscar Romero's canonization as Catholic saint

msn.com     6+ mon ago

military government. It happened while he was conducting mass in the Chapel of the Hospital de la Divina Providencia.He was assassinated at the beginning of the country's wrenching civil war, which ki...

With Romero, the church gains a model Salvadorans have long venerated

catholicnews.com     6+ mon ago

WASHINGTON (CNS) -- A few years ago, I asked a Salvadoran priest whether he believed Archbishop Oscar Arnulfo Romero, the best known of the martyrs of El Salvador, would ever be recognized by the Cath...

Archbishop Romero?s Icon is Ready for His Canonization

ncregister.com     6+ mon ago

...

Preparations begin for Father Arrupe's sainthood cause, postulator says

catholicnews.com     6+ mon ago

VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- The general postulator of the Society of Jesus said he has begun compiling all of the writings of Jesuit Father Pedro Arrupe and seeking eyewitnesses who can attest to the holine...

Murdered Salvadoran Archbishop scar Romero canonised

freerepublic.com     6+ mon ago

Murdered Salvadoran Archbishop Oscar Romero canonised Pope Francis has conferred sainthood on murdered Salvadoran Archbishop Oscar Romero at a ceremony in the Vatican. He praised the cleric - an adv...

Holy Father Approves Decrees Regarding Eight Candidates for Sainthood

Holy Father Approves Decrees Regarding Eight Candidates for Sainthood

zenit.org     1+ week ago

On April 6, 2019, Pope Francis received in audience His Eminence Cardinal Angelo Becciu, prefect of the Congregation for the Causes of Saints. During the audience, the Supreme Pont...

Three Common Myths about Archbishop Oscar Romero

catholicworldreport.com     6+ mon ago

...

Murdered archbishop, Pope Paul VI raised to sainthood by Vatican

scmp.com     6+ mon ago

12 Oct 2018 Slain Salvadoran archbishop Oscar Romero and Pope Paul VI, Catholic giants who sparked controversy during their lifetimes, joined the church s highest rank Sun...

Search Builder

(Click to add to search box)
shape Archbishop Romero  Archbishop Oscar Romero  veteran Catholic journalist  Temporary Protect Status  Pope Francis  Oscar Romero  Father Rutilio  end God  Church hierarchy  Rutilio Grande  Paris accord  
**Content contained on this site is provided on an “as is” basis. 4Internet, LLC makes no commitments regarding the content and does not review it, so don't assume that it's been reviewed. What you see here may not be accurate and should not be relied upon. The content does not necessarily represent the views and opinions of 4Internet, LLC. You use this service and everything you see here at your own risk. Content displayed may be subject to copyright. Content is removed on a case by case basis. To request that content be removed, contact us using the following form: Contact Us.