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Category: Canonizations

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Do we need to know why Fulton Sheen’s cause for canonization has been paused?

The Catholic blogosphere has erupted in furor over news of the Archdiocese of New York’s refusal to allow Venerable Fulton Sheen’s remains to be moved to Peoria at this time for official inspection. Numerous petitions and letter-writing campaigns have emerged urging Catholics to voice their displeasure over this decision, some even going so far as [...]

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Editorial: Papal canonizations, a special time for CNA

The canonizations of John XXIII and John Paul II are a very special time for the ACI Group because both of these saints impacted our founding and mission. We began just over 34 years ago and have sought to respond to John Paul II’s call for a New Evangelization, which was deeply shaped by John [...]

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The two Pope saints: the website

The Diocese of Rome has launched a special website for the upcoming canonizations of John Paul II and John XXIII. The site www.2PapiSanti.org offers biographies of the two Popes and explains why they will be recognized as saints after the April 27 canonization Mass – which will be broadcast live on the website. The website [...]

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John XXIII and John Paul II: Reading suggestions

By Andrea Gagliarducci, CNA’s Vatican Analyst There is a vast bibliography of John XXIII and John Paul II, who are to be canonized April 27, and the best way to understand their life and thought is by reading their works. Nurtured in the Ecclesiastical Academy and a longtime diplomat, John XXIII wrote a couple historical [...]

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October 20, 2014

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