Congregation For The Causes Of Saints

March 7, 2014

Archbishop Fulton Sheen Alleged Miracle Passes Major Vatican Test

The Vatican’s medical team unanimously approved the healing of a stillborn baby as unexplainable by science, marking a major step toward the beatification of the beloved American archbishop.

September 3, 2013

Report: Pope Francis Says John Paul II to Be Canonized April 27

The Vatican has yet to confirm this date, which will likely include the canonization of Pope John XXIII. The papal spokesman says the official announcement will be made after the Sept. 30 consistory.

July 9, 2013

Consistory to Pick John Paul II, John XXIII Canonization Date Set for Fall

Vatican spokesman Father Federico Lombardi said the canonization would follow approximately three months after the consistory.

December 20, 2012

'Humanae Vitae' Author Pope Paul VI Moves Toward Sainthood

Pope Benedict XVI said his predecessor had 'heroic virtue' on Dec. 20.

July 12, 2012

John Paul I, Paul VI Beatifications Possible During Year of Faith

June 29, 2012

Archbishop Fulton J. Sheen Declared 'Venerable'

A miracle will be investigated by the Congregation for the Canonization of Saints.

June 28, 2012

Archbishop Fulton Sheen Becomes "Venerable"

December 18, 2009

Will Pope John Paul II be Declared Venerable Tomorrow?