Cardinal Sean O’Malley Homily Knights of Columbus – Mass for Persecuted Christians
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Knights of Columbus 2017 ConventionHomily for Wednesday August 2, 2017Mass for Persecuted ChristiansCardinal Seán O’Malley, OFM, Cap.
Last April, Pope Francis visited the Church of St. Bartholomew on the island in the Tiber River, to celebrate the memory of the new martyrs. That ancient church was Cardinal George’s titular church – now is Cardinal Cupich’s.
Pope Saint John Paul in 2000, to mark the new millennium, entrusted this church to the San’t Egidio community to establish a memorial of the martyrs of the 20th century. They have assembled relics and mementos there from Africa, Asia, the Middle East,