Both women have been honored by the Church in defensum castitatis, “in the defense of chastity.”
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St. Maria Goretti’s greatness leaves today’s young people puzzled — and that’s a tragedy with many consequences
St. Maria’s 1950 canonization had to be moved to St. Peter’s Square because of the enormous crowd. It was the first open-air canonization in history.