Stories tagged: Sainthood
Tue., July 11, 2017, 6:12 p.m.
Pope Francis adds new pathway to sainthood
Pope Francis has added a fourth pathway to possible sainthood – people who lived a good Catholic life and who freely accepted a certain and premature death for the good …
Fri., Dec. 18, 2015, 9:33 a.m.
Mother Teresa to be made a saint after pope OKs miracle
Mother Teresa, the tiny, stooped nun who cared for the poorest of the poor in the slums of India and beyond, will be declared a saint next year after Pope …
Fri., July 5, 2013, 4:50 a.m.
Pope Francis clears John Paul II for sainthood
VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis on Friday cleared Pope John Paul II for sainthood, approving a miracle attributed to his intercession and setting up a remarkable dual canonization along …
Tue., July 2, 2013, 7:41 a.m.
Vatican panel clears John Paul II for sainthood
VATICAN CITY — Pope John Paul II has cleared the final obstacle before being made a saint, awaiting just the final approval from Pope Francis and a date for the …
Wed., Oct. 17, 2012, 1:36 p.m.
Hawaii, NY women to be elevated to sainthood
HONOLULU (AP) — In life, Mother Marianne Cope was known for her strength and kindness, battling bureaucrats in Hawaii as she led a group of fellow Franciscan nuns to care …