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Tag: Óscar Romero

Sainthood for murdered Salvadoran, Pope Paul VI

Pope Francis will wear a blood-stained rope belt which belonged to Romero, who was murdered at the altar, as he leads the ceremony in front of some 60,000 pilgrims.

Slain Salvadoran archbishop, former pope to be made saints in Vatican...

Paul is perhaps best known for his controversial encyclical Humane Vitae (On Human Life), which included the Church's ban on artificial birth control.

Brother forgives Salvadoran priest’s killers, regrets inaction

Gaspar Romero lamented the fact that Óscar Romero's murderers were never brought to justice.

Reformist pope Paul VI to be made a saint

Pope Paul VI and Óscar Romero will be granted sainthood.

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