India: Martyred Nun Beatified, Repentant Killer Allowed to Attend Ceremony

AsiaNews: About 10,000 people participated in the beatification ceremony of Sister Rani Maria Vattalil, the Franciscan Poor Clare assassinated in 1995 when she was stabbed 54 times in Indore, Madhya Pradesh. Her assassin Samunder Singh, who later regretted the cruel gesture and was forgiven by the Blessed’s family was also among participants. He told Matters India: “I’m so happy that ‘Didi’ (older sister) has been recognized as a martyr.” More here,