Pope Francis has advanced the beatification cause of Maria Aristea Ceccarelli, an Italian laywoman who was neglected by her parents, abused by her husband, and suffered prolonged health problems.
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Dr. Jérôme Lejeune could be marginalized and persecuted, but in his defense of life, he could not be silenced.
On July 8, 2016, Pope Francis authorized the Congregation for the Causes of Saints to promulgate a decree recognizing Bishop Gallegos’ heroic virtues and declaring him Venerable.
“I believe in God. I hope in God. I love. I want to live and die for God.”
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.