Canonization

Thumbnail 02 serra America’s next saint, St. Junípero Serra

America’s next saint will be the man who evangelized California and is associated with the beginnings of Los Angeles. Pope Francis announced...

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Both local officials and Pope Francis have found that Marie-Paul Stevens, a religion teacher afflicted with Sjogren’s Syndrome while on a...

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Thumbnail mother teresa circa 1994 credit  losservatore romano cna 5 19 15 1 1 Could Mother Teresa be canonized during the Holy Year for Mercy?

Vatican spokesman Fr. Federico Lombardi has said that Bl. Mother Teresa of Calcutta could be canonized during the upcoming Jubilee for Mercy,...

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Several hundred people took part in a procession to the Saint John Paul II National Shrine in Washington, D.C., on May 11 in celebration of the...

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Thumbnail swiss guards march through vatican city 2 cna vatican catholic news 5 7 12 Former Swiss Guard recalls John Paul II's love for humanity

The life of St. John Paul II was characterized by an intense love for both God and the human person, reflected a former member of the Swiss Guard...

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Thumbnail homeless man credit dmytro zinkevych shutterstock cna Have you been performing works of mercy? If so, the Vatican wants to know

Vatican City, Aug 30, 2016 / 10:14 am (CNA/EWTN News).- In honor of all “workers and volunteers of mercy,” the Vatican is asking those who...

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Thumbnail madre teresa 1980 credit losservatore romano cna 8 24 16 'Hello. My name is Mother Teresa. I just wanted to give you my card.'

Denver, Colo., Aug 25, 2016 / 03:54 am (CNA).- It happened on the most ordinary day, in the most ordinary of places. A woman stood by herself in...

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Thumbnail shutterstock 529749193 1 How the upcoming canonization affirms the Fatima apparitions

Fatima, Portugal, Apr 21, 2017 / 03:02 am (CNA/EWTN News).- The canonization of Fatima visionaries Francisco and Jacinta Marto has been hailed as...

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Thumbnail mother teresa credit manfredo ferrari wikipedia cc 40 ewtn India gears up for Mother Teresa canonization celebrations

Calcutta, India, Aug 22, 2016 / 02:24 pm (CNA).- Mother Teresa will be canonized on Sept. 4, and a global film festival aims to screen 23 movies to...

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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 camp wojtyla counselors listen to a homily during their summer training credit ted mast cna cna 4 24 14 John Paul II remembered for influential love of youth, nature

Pope John Paul II’s love for young people and nature was based on a profound understanding of the link that both bear to God, say organizers of a...

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Thumbnail official banner for mother teresas canonization hangs in stpeters square credit daniel ibez cna Mother Teresa has officially been declared a saint!

Vatican City, Sep 4, 2016 / 02:40 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Pope Francis on Sunday officially declared Mother Teresa of Calcutta a saint of the Catholic...

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Thumbnail mother teresa by chas fagan 1 courtesy of the knights of columbus cna Mother Teresa’s canonization portrait – and what the artist thought of her

Washington D.C., Sep 1, 2016 / 07:07 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- The canonization portrait of Bl. Mother Teresa, a copy of which will hang from St....

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Thumbnail banner gettyimages 2642002 New book calls us to follow in the footsteps of St. Teresa of Kolkata...and Christ

Remember this Christmas, as you are being inundated with material pressures, that the Incarnation of God in Jesus Christ is the greatest of all...

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Fatima, Portugal, Apr 20, 2017 / 06:00 am (CNA/EWTN News).- The niece of Blessed Franciso and Jacinta Marto has voiced excitement for the coming...

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Thumbnail mother teresa circa 1994 credit  losservatore romano cna 5 19 15 1 Pakistani Muslim: We should learn from Mother Teresa

Rome, Italy, Sep 3, 2016 / 11:21 am (CNA).- As the canonization of Bl. Mother Teresa of Caluctta draws near, the son of a leading Muslim...

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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 serra canonization alan holdren cna Pope Francis: Imitate Saint Junipero Serra, be trailblazers for Christ

Pope Francis made history Wednesday by performing the first-ever canonization on U.S. soil, of St. Junipero Serra. St. Serra, a Franciscan...

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