Results from Tag: 'heroic virtue'
Venerable Maria Laura Mainetti was known for her social and charitable commitment.
Those who knew the soon-to-be ‘blessed’ recall the sanctity of the young man who loved computers and Jesus.
Pope Francis on Tuesday recognized the heroic virtue of Cardinal Stefan Wyszynski and Father Patrick Peyton, an Irish priest known for his promotion of the Rosary.
José Arturo Castellanos ‘opposed an absolute evil in order to save the lives of thousands of Jews.’
This definition fits those Servants of God who have in some way given up their lives prematurely for charity outside of martyrdom.
Pope: ‘For his great moral and spiritual stature, he is a model for the lay faithful, especially for dads.’
Pope Francis recognized on Monday the heroic virtue of eight holy people.
COMMENTARY: Canonization and beatification aren’t equivalent to induction into a hall of fame. The Church cannot risk raising up someone for such veneration without definitive proof.