Jesuit martyr beatified in Ecuador
November 18, 2019
CWN Editor's Note: “Yesterday, in Riobamba, Ecuador, Blessed Father Emilio Moscoso was proclaimed a martyr priest,” Pope Francis said on November 17. “A member of the Society of Jesus, he was killed in 1897 in a climate of persecution against the Catholic Church. May his example of a humble religious, an apostle of prayer and an educator of youth, sustain our journey of faith and Christian witness.”The above note supplements, highlights, or corrects details in the original source (link above). About CWN news coverage.
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