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Priest who died of hunger in Communist prison to be beatified

Mgr Vladimir Ghika died after three years of imprisonment

The English martyr hanged at the age of 80

St John Kemble (August 22), a much-loved Catholic priest whose execution was horribly botched

The breathtaking audacity of Romero

Julian Filochowski says the martyred archbishop had a Christ-like boldness

The martyr whom King Charles II did nothing to help

St John Plessington (July 19), a Catholic priest, was hanged, drawn and quartered in 1679