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# beatification - Monday 20 November, 2017

60,000 attend mass in Detroit clearing the way for sainthood of Irish-American priest
# Father Solanus Casey
# Father Solanus Casey

60,000 attend mass in Detroit clearing the way for sainthood of Irish-American priest

Nov 20th 2017, 12:14 PM 21,123 Views 62 Comments

Bernard Francis Casey was born in Wisconsin in 1870, the sixth of 16 children born to Irish immigrants.

# beatification - Tuesday 11 July, 2017

It's official: You no longer have to perform a miracle to become a saint
# Stairway To Heaven
# Stairway To Heaven

It's official: You no longer have to perform a miracle to become a saint

Jul 11th 2017, 8:37 PM 12,910 Views 96 Comments

Christians who are sainted through martyrdom are the only ones exempt from being involved in a miracle.

# beatification - Saturday 13 May, 2017

Ireland's first ever beatification to take place in Dublin this morning
# Faith
# Faith

Ireland's first ever beatification to take place in Dublin this morning

May 13th 2017, 6:00 AM 29,638 Views 89 Comments

The ceremony will make a formal request for the beatification of Dublin man Fr John Sullivan, who died in 1933.

# beatification - Wednesday 27 April, 2016

The Pope has agreed this Irish priest performed a miracle
# Beatification
# Beatification

The Pope has agreed this Irish priest performed a miracle

Apr 27th 2016, 11:05 PM 49,694 Views 220 Comments

Pope Francis approved the beatification of John Sullivan SJ.

# beatification - Sunday 19 October, 2014

Pope who 'banned' contraception moves one step closer to sainthood
# Beatification
# Beatification

Pope who 'banned' contraception moves one step closer to sainthood

Oct 19th 2014, 6:37 PM 18,564 Views 189 Comments

The Pope was described as “a brave Christian” and “tireless apostle” by Pope Francis.

# beatification - Friday 6 May, 2011

The Daily Fix: Friday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Friday

May 6th 2011, 8:00 PM 1,797 Views 0 Comments

In today’s fix: Greece considers euro pull out; public sector workers in decline; a recession warning from Doctor Doom; Enda and Muhammad; the price of gas and electricity may rise; Eamon Ryan and a helicopter; and the calmest man ever?

# beatification - Monday 2 May, 2011

Faithful gather for John Paul II beatification
# Beatification
# Beatification

Faithful gather for John Paul II beatification

May 2nd 2011, 3:14 PM 718 Views 0 Comments

The beatification ceremony of John Paul II has drawn 1.5 million people from across the globe – one of the largest Vatican celebrations ever and a testament to his popularity.

# beatification - Sunday 1 May, 2011

Pope John Paul II beatified before more than a million people in Rome
# Beatification
# Beatification

Pope John Paul II beatified before more than a million people in Rome

May 1st 2011, 10:59 AM 1,957 Views 9 Comments

The beatification was carried out by the current pontiff Pope Benedict XVI and moves the former pontiff one step closer to sainthood.

# beatification - Saturday 30 April, 2011

Thousands gather for John Paul II's beatification ceremony as body brought to St Peter's
# Beatification
# Beatification

Thousands gather for John Paul II's beatification ceremony as body brought to St Peter's

Apr 30th 2011, 4:59 PM 1,312 Views 0 Comments

Ceremony will mark former pope’s next step toward sainthood, but a second miracle must be attributed to John Paul before canonisation is possible.

# beatification - Wednesday 27 April, 2011

Pope John Paul II's blood to go on display for beatification
# Beatification
# Beatification

Pope John Paul II's blood to go on display for beatification

Apr 27th 2011, 12:12 PM 1,185 Views 0 Comments

Four vials of blood were taken by doctors in the former pontiff’s final days.

# beatification - Monday 14 March, 2011

Vatican kicks off countdown to beatification of John Paul II
# Catholic Church
# Catholic Church

Vatican kicks off countdown to beatification of John Paul II

Mar 14th 2011, 5:19 PM 853 Views 0 Comments

The Vatican has begun the countdown to the beautification of Pope John Paul II by posting videos on YouTube and creating a dedicated Facebook page.

# beatification - Friday 14 January, 2011

John Paul II is one step from sainthood - but holding out for a miracle
# Sainthood?
# Sainthood?

John Paul II is one step from sainthood - but holding out for a miracle

Jan 14th 2011, 2:12 PM 440 Views 0 Comments

Pope Benedict confirms the late pope will be beatified on May 1 but where will they find the extra miracle to make him a saint?