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Two Poles and one Italian were killed by Shining Path guerrillas in 1991

Oscar Romero was beatified in May (AP)

Pope Francis made the remarks to a group of Salvadoran pilgrims

Blessed Benedict will be a great saint for those tempted by modern ‘white witches’

Bishop Flavianus Michael Melki has been called a “model for holiness” for persecuted Christians

Norah Smith, 95, says she prays to the Venerable Margaret Sinclair every day

The Holy Father discussed his encyclical on the environment during the interview with an Argentine radio station

Note from the Pope is read out at beatification service on Saturday

At last Cardinal Jean Daniélou is beginning to be honoured as he should be

Romero’s case shows how deeply entrenched John Paul’s reforms to saint-making have become

The canonisation ceremony for Blessed Louis and Zelie Martin is expected to take place during October’s synod