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Servant of God Flavien Michael Melki Beheaded in 1915 During Persecution of Christians and Minorities
On Saturday, Pope Francis recognized the martyrdom of the Servant of God Bishop Flavien Michael Melki, a TurkishEastern Catholicpriestof the Brothers of Saint Ephrem. The Holy Father authorized the Congregation of the Causes of Saints to promulgate the decree regarding the martyrdom following a meeting with C...read more
Articles from section "Saints and Blessed"
"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 with one another and with charity towards all. This is what the four women Saints canonized today did."
Here is the Vatican-providedtranslation of Pope Francis' homily at the today's canonization of BlessedsGiovanna Emilia De Villeneuve, Mary Christine of the Immaculate Conception, …read more
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
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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