The Pilgrim's Journey

Catholic priest who died on the Titanic could be on path to sainthood

R RLast Updated: April 15th, 2015Church News

(CNA/EWTN News).- When the Titanic began to sink on April 15, 1912, Father Thomas Byles had two opportunities to board a lifeboat. But he forewent those opportunities, according to passengers aboard the sinking ocean liner, in order to hear confessions and offer consolation and prayers with those who were trapped aboard. Now, a priest at … Read More