Kelly Lindquist had prayed her husband, Ian, would be healed through the intercession of Servants of God Józef and Wiktoria Ulma and their family.
Poland’s Ulma family, murdered by Nazis, is present in life, suffering of Maryland family
Knights of Columbus pilgrimage of Blessed McGivney relic visits three Texas dioceses
Each pilgrimage stop offered an opportunity for veneration of the relic, followed by Mass.
Six sainthood candidates, including two lay women, closer to canonization
The pope signed decrees Feb. 23 recognizing a miracle attributed to the intercession of an Italian religious sister and the heroic virtues of five others: two laywomen, two priests and a religious woman.
Uruguayan bishop’s path to sainthood reflects country’s history
Bishop Vera’s path to sainthood not only reflects the country’s history, but also the new path for the church in Argentina, Paraguay and Uruguay under the stewardship of Pope Francis, an Argentine.
Bishops give their OK to advance sainthood causes of three U.S. Catholics
Even before consideration of these three, the bishops’ Committee on Canonical Affairs and Church Governance estimated there are more than 85 sainthood causes at various stages of the beatification or canonization process in at least 55 U.S. dioceses.
Blessed John Paul I, ‘the smiling pope,’ showed God’s goodness, pope says
Beatifying Blessed John Paul I, Pope Francis praised the late pope, who served for only 33 days in 1978, for showing the world God’s goodness and for living the Gospel without compromise.
North Dakota diocese takes first step toward possible cause for former FOCUS missionary
Bismarck Bishop David D. Kagan announced the opening of a diocesan investigation into Michelle Christine Duppong’s “holiness of life and love for God” for her possible canonization.
Pope to set date for canonizations at consistory
Pope Francis has cleared the way for the canonization of Blessed Giovanni Battista Scalabrini, founder of the Scalabrinian missionaries, dispensing the requirement of a miracle attributed to his intercession, the Vatican announced.