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All Saints Day – A Celebration Of Life In Christ Jesus.

Today the Holy Roman Catholic Church commemorates the solemnity of All Saints. This solemnity is celebrated on the 1st of November every year. If you attend Holy Mass regularly, you would be familiar with the feast days of many saints. ...

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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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Who was Elizabeth of the Trinity? The story behind a new saint

Vatican City, Mar 8, 2016 / 03:03 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Pope Francis acknowledged a miracle worked through the intercession of Blessed Elizabeth of the Trinity, a Carmelite nun of the 20th century, paving the way for her canonization likely later ...

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Pope: “no Saint is without sin, no sinner without a future”

(Vatican Radio) Pope Francis says God looks beyond appearances and into the heart. He was speaking on Tuesday morning during Mass at Casa Santa Marta. Drawing inspiration from the First Reading of the day that tells of the choice of ...

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Pope Francis visits Basilica of Saint Mary Major after trip to Cuba-USA

(Vatican Radio) Pope Francis visited the Papal Basilica of Saint Mary Major on Monday, after his arrival at Rome’s Ciampino Airport. The Pope had just concluded a 10-day Apostolic Voyage to Cuba and the United States. The Holy Father brought ...

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Pope declares Junipero Serra a Saint

(Vatican Radio) Celebrating his first Mass in the United States on Wednesday, Pope Francis declared a new saint of the United States.  Fr. Junipero Serra, a Spanish Franciscan priest known for starting nine missions in the 18th century in what ...

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A street party for Don Bosco – 15,000 turn up to celebrate saint in Lima

Lima, Peru, Aug 13, 2015 / 03:59 am (CNA).- More than 15,000 members of the Salesian Family turned out August 9 on the streets of Lima, Peru, as part of the celebration of Bicentennial of the Birth of Don Bosco. ...

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Is this what Saint Rose of Lima looks like?

Lima, Peru 28 AUGUST 2015 / 04:02 ( News CNA / EWTN) .- The first face of the saint of the New World made to be recognized more than ever before, thanks to a team of scientists to analyze the ...

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Patrick: the saint who knew what it was like to be a slave

Washington D.C., Mar 17, 2015 / 04:02 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Many know that Saint Patrick, bishop and missionary to Ireland, was once a slave – but few know of his heartfelt plea on behalf of girls and boys abducted into ...

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California bishops to Pope: Thanks for the new saint!

Los Angeles, Calif., Jan 16, 2015 / 05:12 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Two California bishops have voiced elation and gratitude at Pope Francis’ announcement that he will canonize Blessed Junípero Serra, OFM, when he comes to the United States next September. ...

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