Churchwomen of El Salvador: Their Spirit Lives On

As we remember the loss of Sr. Dorothy Kazel, Sr. Ita Ford, Sr. Maura Clarke and Jean Donovan who were martyred in El Salvador on December 2, 1980, we are reminded that their spirit lives on in the hearts of people throughout the world.
Churchwomen of El Salvador

Today Marks the 31st Anniversary of the Loss of Four Courageous Women

Today marks the 31st anniversary of the loss of four courageous women – Sr. Maura Clarke M.M., Jean Donovan, Sr. Ita Ford, M.M., and Sr. Dorothy Kazel, O.S.U. who were murdered in El Salvador on December 2, 1980, while serving as missionaries during a very tumultuous period in the history of the Americas.