The General Dehonian Postulation launches a supplementary inquiry into the martyrdom of Dehonian Fr. Bernando Longo. "We accept death," wrote Fr. Longo, "as an act of love for the salvation of these people and pygmies."
Celebration of the diocesan phase of the cause regarding the martyrdom of the Dehonian Father Bernardo Longo
On Friday, Nov. 3, p.v.,on the 59th anniversary of his martyrdom, at 7 p.m., in the " Parish of Santa Giuliana" in Curtarolo (Padua), will end the "Diocesan Inquiry" in order to the Beatification of the Servant of God Father Bernardo Longo SCJ.
57 years ago, on 3 November 1964, Fr. Bernardo Longo was killed during the “Simba rebellion”.