(Vatican Radio) The Church will soon have three new saints and three new blesseds. Pope Francis has authorized the Congregation for the Causes of Saints to promulgate decrees elevating six lay people and religious in the process towards sainthood. Seven people count among the new Venerable, including a married couple from Italy.
On September 23, the canonization of Friar Junipero Serra
Among the future Saints is Junipero Serra, an 18th century Spanish Friar Minor of California. The Pope will canonize… Read more