Jaime Barbal was serving as a gardener when he was arrested during the Spanish Civil War, and his attorneys encouraged him to say that that was his occupation. But Jaime refused, instead declaring himself a religious brother. He was executed by a firing squad.
St. Jaime, you likely could have escaped martyrdom
by not telling the full truth, but you embraced who you were.
Please pray for me to do the same in difficult situations.
Own your faith in a conversation today.