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Pope Angelus: Celebrating the Saints who transmit the light of God

(Vatican Radio) Pope Francis during the Angelus on Wednesday marked the feast of All Saints, telling the faithful in St Peter’s Square that it was a celebration of the many simple and hidden people who help God to push the ...

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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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Homily of Pope Francis’Canonization Mass for 35 new saints

(Vatican Radio) Inviting all faithful to practice Christian love every day, Pope Francis on Sunday canonized 35 new saints, nearly all of them martyrs, holding them up as models who “point the way”. To the over 35,000 pilgrims gathered in ...

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Pope to bless Bethlehem icon at All Saints Anglican Church

(Vatican Radio) The blessing of a newly commissioned icon of Christ the Saviour sets the stage for Pope Francis’ historic visit to the Anglican Church of All Saints on Sunday. It’s the first time a pope has ever visited an ...

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A lesson from one of the Church’s newest saints

Vatican City, Oct 18, 2016 / 02:46 pm (CNA).- When we find ourselves weary from the troubles of life, we can find inspiration in the heroism of one of the Church’s new saints, said Cardinal Alberto Suarez Inda of Morelia, ...

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Pope Francis canonizes seven new Saints

(Vatican Radio) Pope Francis on Sunday canonized seven new Saints including Argentina’s “gaucho priest” Jose Gabriel del Rosario Brochero. Know as “Cura Brochero”, the Argentinian who made it his mission to take the Gospel message of salvation to the peripheries, ...

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Pope Francis to proclaim seven new Saints

(Vatican Radio) On the morning of Sunday, October 15, Pope Francis presides over Holy Mass for the canonization of seven new Saints. Two of the new Saints are martyrs:  José Sánchez del Río, a 14-year-old boy who was killed in ...

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Pope receives Saints Prefect, approves decrees

(Vatican Radio) Pope Francis on Friday (8 July, 2016) received in private audience His Eminence Cardinal Angelo Amato, S.D.B., Prefect of the Congregation for the Causes of Saints. During the audience the Holy Father authorized the Congregation to promulgate the ...

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New saints show the power of Jesus’ resurrection, Pope Francis says

Vatican City, Jun 5, 2016 / 04:30 am (CNA/EWTN News).- St. Stanislaus of Jesus and Mary and St. Maria Elizabeth Hesselblad are key examples of how to unite oneself to Jesus’ Passion and death, as well as the power of ...

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Pope confirms decrees for causes of Saints

(Vatican Radio) A number of causes for canonization were advanced on Tuesday, including an Italian diocesan priest. A miracle attributed to Blessed Alfonso Maria Fusco clears the way for his canonization. Another miracle, attributed to the intercession of the Venerable ...

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