The Church has recognised a broad category of martyrs throughout the 20th century

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

The Mass will be attended by several heads of state, including the presidents of Ecuador and Panama

Author Fr Ashley Beck says bishops who opposed his Cause felt betrayed by his shift against the ruling class

Archbishop Oscar Romero knew that his uncompromising defence of the poor would have only one outcome

Salvadoran Archbishop Oscar Romero was killed in the hatred of the faith 35 years ago today

Italian newspaper reports that date of beatification ceremony for Salvadoran archbishop killed in ‘hatred of the faith’ has been set