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    • The Shepherd Who Didn't Run

    • Father Stanley Rother, Martyr from Oklahoma
    • By: Maria Ruiz Scaperlanda
    • Narrated by: Jo Anna Perrin
    • Length: 6 hrs and 35 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Fr. Stanley Rother was true to his word. He did not run. And was martyred at the age of 46. Fr. Stanley arrived in Guatemala in 1968, and immediately identified with his parishioners' simple, farming lifestyle. He learned their languages, prepared them for the Sacraments, and cared for their needs. Fr. Stanley had found his heart's calling. In early 1981, his name was on a death list, so he returned to Oklahoma and was warned not to return. But he could not abandon his people, so he went back, and made the ultimate sacrifice for his faith. 

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