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Blessed Oscar Romero

We have never preached violence, except for the violence of love, which left Christ nailed to the cross, the violence that we must each do to ourselves to overcome our selfishness.

    Facts about Bl. Oscar Romero

  • Archbishop of El Salvador in the 1970s
  • Spoke out against the unjust actions of his government
  • Martyred while celebrating the Holy Mass in 1980