Sunday, February 23, 2020
"Pope Moves Slain Salvadoran Priest, Icon for Poor, Closer to Sainthood" - The New York Times, Let us Celebrate all Contemporary Social Justice Saints
My Response: In addition, I'd like to see Pope Francis affirm Ita Ford, Jean Donovan, Maura Clark, and Dorothy Kazel, as well as the many unnamed people who worked for justice as icons for the poor and models of courage, saints in the Roman Catholic Church.
"The deaths of four U.S. churchwomen in El Salvador on Dec. 2, 1980, awakened the church and the nation to the violence exploding throughout the country and much of Central America. Here is a look at their lives."