Oklahoma priest's beatification to be broadcast globally
September 6, 2017
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The Roman Catholic Church's beatification of an Oklahoma priest killed during a mission in Guatemala more than three decades ago will be broadcast live on the Global Catholic Network.
The Rev. Stanley Rother is scheduled to be beatified during a Sept. 23 ceremony at the Cox Convention Center in Oklahoma City. A documentary on Rother's life and the ceremony will be broadcast on EWTN Global Catholic Network.
Rother was killed in 1981 during Guatemala's civil war after spending 13 years on a mission in that country.
The Archdiocese of Oklahoma City opened Rother's cause...