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Pope will celebrate contemporary martyrs

April 21, 2017

Pope Francis will preside at a Liturgy of the Word on April 22 to honor modern martyrs.

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The ceremony will take place on Easter Saturday at the basilica of St. Bartholomew in Rome. The event has been organized with the Sant’Egidio community, which maintains a shrine to modern martyrs in the basilica.


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