Tag - Canonisations

Francis “Canonises” Pope Paul VI

Pope Francis has canonized Pope Paul VI, Archbishop Oscar Romero and five other saints. This morning in St. Peter’s Square, before a crowd of about 70,000 people, Pope Francis presided over Holy Mass for the canonization of the saints while the Synod of Bishops on young people, the faith and vocational discernment is underway in...

Fatima: Canonisations Confirmed!

Source: Neice of Fatima visionaries reflects on her remarkable family 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 canonization of her relatives [confirmed to take place on 13th May], sharing stories of the time of the Fatima apparitions and personal memories...

13 May: Fatima Visionaries Canonised?

From Pope to make Fatima child visionaries saints Two child shepherds who claimed to have had holy visions in Fatima are to be made saints, possibly during Pope Francis's upcoming trip to the Portuguese pilgrimage site. Francis gave the go-ahead Thursday to canonise Jacinta and Francisco Marto who, along with their cousin Lucia Santos, claimed to...