Blessed Are they who hunger and thirst for righteousnessFor they shall be satisfied
Today is the Feast Day of The First Martyrs of the Holy Roman Church. Who better to represent “those who hunger and thirst for righteousness.” We see from this feast day, that the martyrs did not see immediate fruit. But we also know that “The blood of martyrs has always been, and will always be, the seed of Christians.” Let this fact give us encouragemnet.
First Martyrs of the Holy Roman Church, pray for us.