Titus Brandsma and Charles de Foucauld both joined the communion of saints yesterday, though their journeys to canonization were just as different as their lives.
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More than 60 journalists write to Pope Francis with request, saying soon-to-be saint’s ‘journalistic works stand out among all his other activities,’ adding that ‘he gave his life for it. In our view, this makes him particularly suitable for this patronage.’
The May 15 Mass at the Vatican will now celebrate a total of 10 people the Catholic Church has recognized as saints, after miracles were confirmed to have taken place through their intercession.
The first major biography was just published in English by Carmelite Media.
Pope Francis Recognizes Miracle Attributed to World War II Martyr Blessed Titus Brandsma’s Intercession
The decision paves the way for the Dutch Carmelite friar’s canonization.
Anti-Nazi efforts by the Dutch priest saw him imprisoned and killed for his Christian witness.