Benedict XVI: Six new saints on October 17
Irapuato  13/10/2010 23:28
vatican | February 19, 2010
October 17 is the date set for the next canonization. The announcement was made by Benedict XVI this morning during the ordinary public consistory held in the Apostolic Palace. The new saints, whose biographies were read … [More]
Irapuato     13/10/2010 23:39
Pope Benedict XVI will canonize 6 saints in a Vatican ceremony on October 17. Among the newly proclaimed saints will be Blessed Mary MacKillop, the first Australian native ever to be so honored; and Blessed André Bessette, the founder of St. Joseph's Oratory in Montreal.
The canonizations were approved at an ordinary consistory (a meeting of all the cardinals currently in Rome) on February 19. Also scheduled for canonization on October 17 are:
Blessed Stanislao Soltys (1433- 1489), a Polish … [More]
Irapuato     13/10/2010 23:35
February 19, 2010
Pope Benedict XVI will canonize 6 saints in a Vatican ceremony on October 17. Among the newly proclaimed saints will be Blessed Mary MacKillop, the first Australian native ever to be so honored; and Blessed André Bessette, the founder of St. Joseph's Oratory in Montreal.
The canonizations were approved at an ordinary consistory (a meeting of all the cardinals currently in Rome) on February 19. Also scheduled for canonization on October 17 are:
Blessed Stanislao Soltys (1433- 1… [More]