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Pope Paul VI
2 'Towering Figures' of
Catholicism Are Now Saints
Oct 14, 2018 6:02 AM CDT
2 'Towering Figures' of Catholicism Are Now Saints
Francis canonizes Archbishop Oscar Romero, Pope Paul VI
- Pope Francis on Sunday praised two of the towering figures of the 20th-century Catholic Church as prophets who shunned wealth and looked out for the poor as he canonized the modernizing Pope Paul VI and martyred Salvadoran Archbishop Oscar Romero. Francis declared the two men saints at a Mass in...
Beatifies Paul VI
Oct 19, 2014 8:03 AM CDT
Pope Francis Beatifies Paul VI
Says 'God is not afraid of new things'
- Pope Francis today beatified Pope Paul VI, concluding the remarkable meeting of bishops debating family issues that drew parallels to the tumultuous reforms of the Second Vatican Council which Paul oversaw and implemented. Emeritus Pope Benedict XVI was on hand for the Mass. The bishops failed to reach consensus on...
to Pope Paul VI
May 11, 2014 9:02 AM CDT
Miracle Credited to Pope Paul VI
He's set for beatification in October
- No Pope Left Behind? Francis is rapidly shuffling his predecessors toward sainthood, yesterday attributing a miracle to Pope Paul VI in a move that puts him on the path to canonization—just after last month's canonization of John Paul II and John XXIII . Paul, who was elected in 1963...
Vatican Told of
Abuse in 1963
Apr 2, 2010 8:07 AM CDT
Vatican Told of Abuse in 1963
US priest wrote Pope Paul VI urging defrocking of 'problem priests'
- A letter sent to Pope Paul VI in 1963 surfaced yesterday, and its contents suggest that the Vatican was aware of the sexual abuse problems happening in the US Catholic Church nearly five decades ago. Rev. Gerald Fitzgerald wrote the letter, which was made public by lawyers representing alleged abuse...
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