Blessed Fr Stanley Rother Clip-On Figure
Stanley Rother was born into a family of hard-working Oklahoma farmers. In 1968, five years into his priesthood, Fr. Rother requested reassignment to a mission in rural Guatemala. There he served the poor, translated Scripture, and provided education programs via radio. But across Guatemala during that time, Catholics were being killed amidst a civil war. Fr. Rother knew the risks, but believed deeply that Ã¯Â¿Â½the shepherd cannot run.Ã¯Â¿Â½ On the night of July 28, 1981, men snuck into his home and shot the holy priest.
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