Posts Tagged ‘Saint Josephine Bakhita’

Saint Josephine Bakhita, Witness of Hope for Victims of Human Trafficking

Thursday, February 6th, 2014

Tweet Share201 Pin6 +1 Email Reddit Share Share Yum StumbleBlessed John Paul II canonized Saint Josephine Bakhita in the Great Jubilee Year 2000. Her journey to sainthood was a remarkable one.  A former Sudanese slave, she endured beatings and brandings, but eventually she found freedom from enslavement.  Upon her baptism into the Catholic Church, Bakhita […] [Read more]