On March 24, we mark the 36th anniversary of the assassination of Archbishop Oscar Romero, who was beatified by the Catholic Church in May 2015. Archbishop Romero was shot and killed shortly after finishing a homily during Mass at a hospital chapel on March 24, 1980. We encourage you to read the story of a […]
An excellent brief history by veteran Vatican reporter John Allen of the long road to canonization for Blessed Oscar Romero. Beatification of El Salvador’s Oscar Romero a turning point for Catholicism
Via Catholic News Agency: Oscar Romero, a ‘father of the poor,’ beatified in El Salvador
The Spring 2015 issue of the University of Scranton alumni publication, The Scranton Journal, published an article highlighting the university’s immersion programs in El Salvador. The founder of this movement, our own SCOPE leader Father Brendan Lally, SJ, was interviewed by the Journal. SCOPE is mentioned at the end as one of three university-related programs currently active
LISTEN: Father Lally is interviewed by EWTN Radio’s Joan Lewis for Vatican Insider on Nov. 4, 2007.
On Dec. 4, Colorado Springs Bishop Michael Sheridan interviewed Father Brendan Lally, SJ, and Matthew O’Rourke for his weekly one-hour radio show, Bishop Sheridan Presents, which airs on Colorado Catholic Radio. It was a great, in-depth interview that helps the listener immerse more deeply into the work of Christ taking place at Santa Luisa School