Jun 27

SIGNIS Celebrates The Canonization Of Its Patron Oscar Romero in Rome

Brussels, June 27th, 2018 (SIGNIS). The “Sala Marconi” at Palazzo Pio in the Holy See will be the special setting for the reception hosted by SIGNIS on the occasion of the canonization of Archbishop Oscar Arnulfo Romero, Patron of SIGNIS, on October 12, at 4:00 p.m., Rome time.

At the reception, the Salvadoran Cardinal Gregorio Rosa Chávez; the President of Archbishop Romero Trust (a documentary center about Romero based at London), Julian Filochowski; and the President of SIGNIS, Helen Osman, all will offer reflections on the figure of “Romero, Communicator.”

Invited guests will include local and regional members of SIGNIS, bishops involved in Church communication, students of communication from the pontifical universities, a staff of the Dicastery for Communication and journalists accredited to the Holy See.