Online giving for Beatification collection for Fr. Rother parishes in Guatemala

During the Beatification Mass for Venerable Servant of God Stanley Rother, an offering will be taken for the benefit of the parishes of Santiago Atitlan and Cerro de Oro, formerly served by Father Rother, through an endowment at the Catholic Foundation of Oklahoma. For more information, click here to go to the Archdiocese of Oklahoma […]

Pope formally recognizes Oklahoma’s Fr. Stanley Rother as first U.S.-born martyr

From the Catholic News Service: Pope Francis has recognized the martyrdom of Father Stanley Rother of the Archdiocese of Oklahoma City, making him the first martyr born in the United States. The Vatican made the announcement Dec. 2. The recognition of his martyrdom clears the way for his beatification.   Read the full report here. […]

Vatican commission approves martyrdom in the Cause for Father Stanley Rother

  Important news from  the Archdiocese of Oklahoma City website: A special Theological Commission at the Congregation of the Causes of Saints in Rome voted Tuesday to formally recognize Oklahoma’s Servant of God Father Stanley Rother a martyr. The determination of martyrdom is a critical step in the Archdiocese of Oklahoma City’s Cause to have Father […]