Among those present at the beatification was Raffaella Di Grigoli, who was healed through Ciceri’s intercession more than 40 years ago when she was seven years old.
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Armida Barelli and Father Mario Ciceri will be declared ‘Blessed’ on April 30, 2022.
In an interview with Vatican News last week, Cardinal Semeraro said that “the figure of the postulator and the office he holds continue to be important and, at the same time, delicate.”
When the Church declares holy people to be saints, we are assured they are in heaven and eager to intercede for us.
Venerable Fr. Mario Ciceri knew his vocation from a very young age and died after an accident at just 44 years old while Servant of God Fr. Alfonso Ugolini was ordained after a lifetime dedicated to helping the poor and disaffected of his district, and lived to be 91 years old.
Pope Francis authorized the Congregation for the Causes of Saints to promulgate the decree concerning Wyszynski and seven others on the path to sainthood in a meeting Oct. 2 with Cardinal Angelo Becciu, prefect of the congregation.
COMMENTARY: If Fulton Sheen had known that being buried in Peoria rather than New York would be advantageous for his own beatification, what would he have decided?
Congregation for the Causes of Saints releases new guidelines regarding veneration.
COMMENTARY: The Congregation for the Cause of Saints approves the heroic virtues of Sister Emanuela Kalb, Polish Jewish convert.