Published On: Sat, Nov 28th, 2015

In Uganda, Pope Francis honours Christian martyrs


Pope Francis will pray today at shrines dedicated to the 23 Anglican and 22 Catholic martyrs who were killed between 1885 and 1887. cuba-boy-cry-thumbWhen he was in South Korea, for example, he beatified 124 missionaries who helped bring the faith to the Korean Peninsula. He has also spoken out frequently about today’s martyrs, the Christians in the Middle East and Africa who have been slaughtered by Muslim militants.

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