The Institute for Colonization and Agrarian Reform, or INCRA, created the Sister Dorothy Stang Settlement Project July 1.
In the spotlight: Georgia trial verdict, Vatican Christmas tree, Black Catholic History Month, Polish priest’s beatification
Christian Brother James Miller was beatified Dec. 7 with a celebration on the soccer fields of the same school he once served.
Brother Miller, who taught at then-Cretin High School in St. Paul from 1966-1971 and again from 1979-1980, was officially recognized by Pope Francis as a martyr last year, clearing the way for beatification.
Brother James Miller, who was born in 1944 in Wisconsin and shot to death in Guatemala in 1982, has been recognized as a martyr by the Vatican and will be beatified Dec. 7
Two books make clear, St. Oscar Romero was killed because of his advocacy of Catholic social justice teachings and for taking the government to harsh task for violating these.
Pope Francis has recognized the martyrdom of De La Salle Christian Brother James Miller, who was born in Wisconsin and was shot to death in Guatemala in 1982.
“She inspires me to accept the crosses that we have and to try and inspire others to do the same” said Chuck Koetter, a nephew of Sister Adelaide.