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Fr. Stanley Rother Could Become First Beatified Martyr from the United States
A Theological Commission of the Congregation of the Causes of Saints has recognized the martyrdom of Fr. Stanley Rother, a priest from Oklahoma. According to the Archdiocese of Oklahoma City, the vote is a crucial step in advancing his cause of Beatification. If beatified, Fr. Stanley Rother would be the first C...read more
Articles from section "Saints and Blessed"
Canonizes Four New Saints from Palestine, Italy and France
Like the four new saints canonized today, Christians are called to "abide in God and in his love, and thus to proclaim by our words and our lives the resurrection of Jesus, to live in unity …read more
Blessed Marie Alphonsine Ghattas and Blessed Mariam Baouardi To Be Proclaimed Saints This Sunday
This report is provided by Oliver Maksan, a reporter for Aid to the Church in Need. Pope Francis’ May 17, 2015 canonization of two Palestinians, Blessed Marie Alphonsine Ghattas and Blessed …read more
Virginia Blanco helped up to 1,000 people on a daily basis.
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Anticipation Continues to Grow As Upcoming Canonization Approaches
The Council of Heads of Catholic Churches in the Holy Land held a massive festival on May 8 at the Rosary Sisters College marking the upcoming canonization of St. Marie-Alphonsine Ghattas and …read more
In this interview with ZENIT, Los Angeles archbishop speaks on Junípero Serra's role in foundation of America
When Pope Francis canonizesJunípero Serra during his trip to the US this September, he will be sending an important message to immigrants, saysArchbishop JoséGomez of Los Angeles. The prelate …read more