Congregation For The Causes Of Saints

Thumbnail venerable solanus casey photo courtesy of the capuchin franciscan order of st joseph in detroit cna Father Solanus Casey beatification set for November

Detroit, Mich., Jun 28, 2017 / 11:40 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Venerable Solanus Casey, an American-born Capuchin priest who died in 1957 known for his...

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Thumbnail lucia santos public domain wikipedia cna Fatima nun has 15,000 pages of evidence for beatification cause

Fatima, Portugal, Feb 14, 2017 / 11:49 am (CNA/EWTN News).- As the 100th anniversary of the Fatima apparitions approaches, Portuguese Catholic...

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Thumbnail julia greeley courtesy of denver catholic archives cna 1 27 16 For the ex-slave who blessed Denver, a path to sainthood opens

Denver, Colo., Dec 18, 2016 / 07:15 pm (CNA).- Julia Greeley was born into slavery in Hannibal, Missouri. But her cause for sainthood was opened on...

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Thumbnail fr rother credit fr david monahan courtesy of the archdiocese of oklahoma city archives cna 2 16 16 Fr Stanley Rother: the first US-born martyr

Oklahoma City, Okla., Dec 2, 2016 / 11:39 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Pope Francis has recognized the martyrdom of Father Stanley Rother, a priest of the...

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Thumbnail father paul wattson credit franciscan friars of the atonement cna In New York, Catholic convert takes a step toward sainthood

New York City, N.Y., Mar 21, 2017 / 12:39 am (CNA/EWTN News).- The Catholic convert who founded the Society of the Atonement, Father Paul Wattson,...

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Thumbnail blessed francisco and jacinta marto public domain cna It's official: Pope Francis to canonize Fatima visionaries during May visit

Vatican City, Apr 20, 2017 / 03:06 am (CNA/EWTN News).- During his trip to Portugal for the centenary of the Fatima Marian apparitions next month,...

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Thumbnail pope john paul i credit ansa oldpix cna 7 23 14 1 John Paul I's beatification cause may advance, cardinal says

A document advancing the beatification of John Paul I is ready, and will be given to the Congregation for the Causes of Saints this autumn,...

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Thumbnail a view of the facade of st peters basilica from the vaticans apostolic palace credit lauren cater cna Mission, synodality key themes in latest round of cardinal meetings

Vatican City, Dec 14, 2016 / 07:22 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Pope Francis’ Council of Cardinals met for the 17th time this week, with synodality and the...

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Thumbnail image of the 124 korean martyrs aug 16 2014 credit preparatory committee for the 2014 papal visit to korea cna 8 19 14 More than 200 Korean martyrs are up for beatification

Seoul, South Korea, Mar 9, 2017 / 06:02 am (CNA/EWTN News).- The first Bishop of Pyongyang, an American-born bishop, and numerous priests and laity...

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Thumbnail mother marie adele garnier Nun who witnessed multiple Eucharistic miracles on path to sainthood

London, England, Oct 14, 2016 / 12:02 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Mother Marie Adele Garnier led no ordinary life. Marked with spiritual and physical...

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Thumbnail beatojoseluis mamahijamilagro One family's unimaginable suffering paves the way for a teen's sainthood

The miraculous cure of a baby with brain damage through the intercession of Mexican martyr Blessed José Luis Sánchez del Río has been approved by...

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Thumbnail the statue of st peter in st peters square before the canonization of popes john paul ii and john xxiii april 27 2014 credit stephen driscoll cna 2 cna 4 28 14 1 Palestinian nuns among newly advanced causes for sainthood

Pope Francis on Saturday approved the advancement in the causes for sainthood of eight men and women, including two Palestinian nuns and an 20th...

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Thumbnail blessed francisco and jacinta marto public domain cna Pope clears way for canonization of Fatima visionaries

Vatican City, Mar 23, 2017 / 06:44 am (CNA/EWTN News).- On Thursday Pope Francis approved the second and final miracle needed to canonize Blessed...

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Thumbnail pope francis in the consistory hall apostolic palace at the ordinary consistory for the canonization of various blesseds on june 27 2015 credit   losservatore romano cna 6 27 15 Pope Francis approves new rules for financial oversight of saints' causes

Pope Francis has issued new guidelines for ensuring financial transparency in advancing causes of beatification and canonization, requiring both an...

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Thumbnail pope francis addresses paralympians in the paul vi hall at the vatican on oct 4 2014 credit daniel ibanez cna Pope Francis creates new path to beatification under ‘offering of life’

Vatican City, Jul 11, 2017 / 06:22 am (CNA/EWTN News).- On Tuesday Pope Francis declared a new category of Christian life suitable for...

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Thumbnail albania prepares for pope francis september 21 papal visit credit daniel ib  ez cna cna 9 19 14 Pope opens the door for beatification of Albanian martyrs

Pope Francis on Tuesday gave the green light for the beatification of 38 Albanian martyrs, all of whom were killed by the country’s atheistic,...

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Thumbnail a view of st peters basilica in vatican city jan 25 2015 credit bohumil petrik cna 5 cna 1 26 15 Sainthood causes advance, including layman who resisted fascism

Vatican City, Jun 17, 2017 / 09:22 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Pope Francis on Friday recognized the heroic virtue of six persons on the path to...

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Thumbnail samurai credit britannica wikipedia public domain cnajpg Samurai martyr beatified in Japan

Tokyo, Japan, Feb 8, 2017 / 03:02 am (CNA/EWTN News).- A 17th century Catholic Samurai and martyr was beatified during a Mass in ‎Osaka, Japan on...

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