Nun killed in backlash over Benedict XVI’s Regensburg address declared a martyr…

Posted November 10, 2017 2:40 am by Editor

Nun killed in backlash over Benedict XVI’s Regensburg address declared a martyr…

Beyond that of Pope John Paul I, the “Smiling Pope,” other sainthood causes were also advanced this week by Pope Francis, including that of Sister Leonella Sgorbati, an Italian missionary nun shot to death in Somalia in 2006 along with her Muslim driver and bodyguard, Mohamed Osman Mahamud, in the backlash over Pope Benedict XVI’s famous Regensburg speech…

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