Friday, July 29, 2016

What the Blood of the Martyrs Means For Us

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What the Blood of the Martyrs Means For Us

Christians and non-believers alike reacted with horror in recent days when Rev. Jacques Hamel had his throat slit in Normandy by a terrorist act claimed by ISIS. Peacefully celebrating Mass, the 86-year old priest was murdered, after which the perpetrators exclaimed, “Allahu Akbar” (Arabic for “God is the greatest”). This priest joins the legions of …