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This is the miracle that led to the Fatima children’s canonization

Fatima, Portugal, May 12, 2017 / 07:41 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Tomorrow, on the 100th anniversary of Mary’s first appearance at Fatima, Pope Francis will canonize Jacinta and Francisco Marto, two of the three shepherd children who witnessed the Marian apparitions. ...

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Visionaries’ canonization would ‘complete’ the Fatima centenary

Fatima, Portugal, Mar 28, 2017 / 01:50 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Fatima’s bishop has said the centenary of the locale’s Marian apparition would not be complete without the announcement of the canonization of Blessed Francisco and Jacinta Marto, two of the ...

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Pope at canonization Mass: Prayer isn’t always easy, pray anyway

Rome, Italy, Oct 16, 2016 / 06:50 am (CNA/EWTN News).- On Sunday, Pope Francis canonized seven new saints in the Catholic Church, saying that prayer isn’t always a smooth path, but that like the saints, Christ supports us even when ...

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Pope concludes Mass and canonization with Angelus

(Vatican Radio) At the conclusion of the Mass in which he canonized Mother Teresa of Calcutta, Pope Francis led the faithful in the customary Sunday recitation of the Angelus. In remarks ahead of the Marian prayer, the Holy Father greeted ...

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Relics of St Teresa venerated in Rome following canonization

(Vatican Radio) The celebration of the life and sanctity of Mother Teresa of Calcutta will continue in Rome in the days following her canonization on Sunday. On Monday, the 19th anniversary of St Teresa’s death, the Vatican Secretary of State ...

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Pope offers pizza lunch to 1,500 poor after Mother Teresa canonization

Vatican City, Sep 4, 2016 / 03:27 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- On the occasion of the canonization of Mother Teresa of Calcutta, Pope Francis has decided to offer a pizza lunch to 1,500 poor and needy people cared for by the ...

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New Procedures In The Rite Of Beatification

beatification and canonization

CONGREGATION FOR THE CAUSES OF SAINTS Everything is directed towards “holiness’ New Procedures In The Rite Of Beatification   Throughout her history, the Church has always celebrated holiness as an expression of the “wonderful things” the Lord works in the ...

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Vatican press conference on Mother Teresa Canonization

(Vatican Radio) The Director of the Holy See’s Press office, Greg Burke said it would be impossible to predict how many people will attend Sunday’s Canonization Mass for Blessed Mother Teresa of Calcutta. Speaking at a Vatican press conference giving ...

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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. Peter’s Basilica on Sunday, is meant to reflect her joy and her selflessness, said the ...

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Pope’s June-Sept schedule includes Mother Teresa’s canonization

(Vatican Radio)  Two canonization ceremonies, including that of Mother Teresa of Kolkata and two foreing visits are among the highlights of the schedule of Pope Francis in the coming months.   The Office for the Liturgical Celebration of the Surpreme Pointiff ...

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