Man who Defied Hitler is Officially Recognized as Martyr by Pope Francis and Beatified

Joseph Mayr-Nusser, killed for refusing to swear an oath to Hitler, has been beatified. Joseph Mayr-Nusser, an Italian who refused to take the oath

Marion Pritchard, Woman Who Saved 150 Jews During the Holocaust, Dies at 96

Marion Pritchard risked her own life to rescue Jews from the Nazis. Marion Pritchard died on December 11 from cerebral arteriosclerosis. She was 96.