Father Stanley Rother

Thumbnail venerable stanley rother courtesy of   archdiocese of oklahoma city cna Bishop Conley: martyred Oklahoma priest showed courage that comes from prayer

An Oklahoma priest martyred in Guatemala will be beatified on Saturday, and his life has much to teach us, Bishop James Conley of Lincoln has said....

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Oklahoma City, Okla., Mar 13, 2017 / 10:37 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Father Stanley Rother, the Oklahoma-born martyr who served as a priest in...

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Oklahoma City, Okla., Dec 2, 2016 / 11:39 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Pope Francis has recognized the martyrdom of Father Stanley Rother, a priest of the...

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Thumbnail father stanley rother Stories of Fr. Stanley Rother, from those who knew him

Unlikely.  It’s a word often used to describe the story of Fr. Stanley Rother, an unlikely priest who came from an unlikely place in the middle of...

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Thumbnail maria ruiz scaperlanda ‘The Shepherd Who Didn’t Run’: An interview with the author

María Ruiz Scaperlanda remembers first hearing about Oklahoma’s missionary martyr priest from her then school-aged children. The life of Father...

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Thumbnail venerable stanley rother courtesy of   archdiocese of oklahoma city cna Venerable Stanley Rother's remains re-interred ahead of beatification

Oklahoma City, Okla., May 18, 2017 / 06:01 am (CNA/EWTN News).- The remains of Venerable Stanley Rother were exhumed last week and moved to a...

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Thumbnail fr rother and little girl credit frankie williams courtesy of the archdiocese of oklahoma city archives cna 2 16 16 What it's like to gather relics of Fr. Stanley Rother

When Fr. Stanley Rother, a missionary priest from Okarche, Oklahoma, was killed by rebels in Guatemala, his body was transferred back to the United...

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