John Paul the Great will be beatified soon – this May 1st, Divine Mercy Sunday!
Here is the full text of the decree.
Take your pick of the news reports.
Ph/t: AmP reader G.Z.
Anyone up for a trip to Rome this fall?
Whispers reports that the announcement of the planned beatification of Pope John Paul II is imminent:
Under the headline, “The cardinals OK the miracle, Wojtyla will be beatified,” the most reliable of vaticanisti —Andrea Tornielli of Il Giornale — revealed that the cardinal-members of the Congregation for the Causes of Saints ... More
These tiny pills, made out of rice paper, bear words that read, in Latin, “After birth, the Virgin remained intact. Mother of God, intercede on our behalf” and are associated with numerous miraculous healings as well as the intercession of Friar Galvao. They are the prime devotional example of Friar Galvao’s significant reputation as a healing saint, and for that reason they dese... More