Sant'Egidio prayer vigil for 'martyrs of our times'

  ROME - A prayer vigil organised by the community of Sant'Egidio was being held Monday evening at 6:30 p.m. in the basilica of Santa Maria in Trastevere, in memory of the 'martyrs of our times.'

  The vigil was presided over by Cardinal Kevin Farrell, prefect of the Dicastery for Laity, Family and Life, and was made available to live stream on Sant'Egidio's website and their Facebook and YouTube pages, with live translations in French, Spanish, English and Portuguese.