• A missionary and a non-profit partner to serve Guatemala’s poor

    A missionary and a non-profit partner to serve Guatemala’s poor

    • Nov 25, 2017

    In Guatemala, a determined Belgian missionary named Jean-Marie Boxus, so dedicated to serving his people that he spent years as a volunteer fire-fighter, joined forces with a non-profit organization called World Neighbors, which believes in “getting to the little guy in the rice paddy,” to promote development and self-reliance among small farmers.

  • Oklahoma parish receives religious relic

    Oklahoma parish receives religious relic

    • Oct 29, 2017

    After a relic from the recently beatified Stanley Rother was presented to his home parish, Father John Peter Swaminathan, Holy Trinity’s pastor, said, “A small town in Oklahoma has now become a prominent place on the U.S. map,” anticipating thousands of visitors.

  • Pope recognizes martyrdom of Franciscans killed in Guatemala

    Pope recognizes martyrdom of Franciscans killed in Guatemala

    • Oct 10, 2017

    Pope Francis advanced the causes for sainthood for nine people on Tuesday October 10 at the Vatican. Two of those, a priest and a layman, were Franciscans who were martyred in Guatemala. They were killed shortly after Blessed Stanley Rother was martyred there. Rother was recently beatified in Oklahoma.