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Pope advances sainthood cause for Mexican mother, Argentine martyrs

Pope advances sainthood cause for Mexican mother, Argentine martyrs

| Junno Arocho Esteves | June 19, 2018 | 0 Comments

Pope Francis issued decrees advancing the sainthood cause of four candidates, including a widowed mother of nine from Mexico, who founded groups for laypeople as well as two religious congregations.

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Pope signs decrees in causes for U.S. bishop, martyr of Nazi regime

Pope signs decrees in causes for U.S. bishop, martyr of Nazi regime

| Carol Glatz | July 10, 2016 | 0 Comments

Pope Francis advanced the sainthood cause of a U.S. bishop, who ministered to California farmworkers and the poor, and recognized the martyrdom of an Italian layman, who died en route to a Nazi death camp after refusing to recite allegiance to Adolf Hitler.

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