Thursday, August 21, 2014

Catholic Martyrs

Pope Francis called the Foley family this afternoon to offer his condolences, according to CNS.

Our Lady of Ransom for the Redemption of Captives, pray for us.  


  1. May the Spaniard St. Perfectus, priest and martyr, who was beheaded by the Moors at Cordova for disputing against the sect of Mohammed, and courageously professing his faith in Christ, pray for us!

  2. Blessed Virgin Mary of Ransom, Institutress of the Order for the Redemption of Captives under that title. Her festival is observed on September 24.