Friday, November 23, 2007

Viva Cristo Rey!



Blessed Miguel Pro

On the day of his execution, Fr. Pro forgave his executioners, prayed, bravely refused the blindfold and died proclaiming, "Viva Cristo Rey", "Long live Christ the King!"

2 comments:

Athanasius contra mundum said...

Its amazing how few people realize that the government of Mexico tried so hard for so long to crush the Catholic Church.

Ma Beck said...

Father Simon at St. Lambert's in Skokie posts his homilies online, and the most recent two have mentioned St. Miguel Pro.
Very, very good homilies!

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