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Oklahoma Martyr | Episode 604

  • Aired: 04/13/2017
  • 28:46
  • Rating: NR
On a July night in 1981, three men entered a 15th century catholic mission in a small Guatemalan village and brutally murdered the priest. Father Stanley Rother knew he was in danger but stayed because “A shepherd doesn’t run.” Father Rother grew up on a farm near Okarche, Oklahoma. He is the only Catholic martyr born in the United States and is on a path to being recognized as a saint.
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The Story of Father Stanley Rother the first American-born Catholic Martyr.
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