Sunday, December 20, 2009

News from Rome...Venerable JP II and another saint for Canada !!

Some exciting news today from Rome!!

Decrees of Miracles for Blesseds


-- a miracle attributed to the intercession of Blessed André Bessette (born Alfred), religious of the Congregation of the Holy Cross; born in Saint-Grégoire d'Iberville, Canada, Aug. 9, 1845, and died in Montreal, Canada, Jan. 6, 1937.






Saint Andre Bessette
Ora Pro Nobis!!

 
-- a miracle attributed to the intercession of Blessed Mary MacKillop (born Mary Helen), founder of the Congregation of the Sisters of St. Joseph of the Sacred Heart; born Jan. 15, 1842 in Fitzroy, Australia, and died Aug. 8, 1909, in Sydney, Australia.

Saint Mary MacKillop Ora Pro Nobis!





Decrees Recognizing Heroic Virtue for Servants of God




-- the heroic virtues of Servant of God Pius XII (Eugenio Pacelli), supreme pontiff; born in Rome on March 2, 1876, and died in Castel Gandolfo on Oct. 9, 1958.


Venerable Pope Pius XII Ora Pro Nobis!


-- the heroic virtues of Servant of God John Paul II (Karol Wojtyla), supreme pontiff; born May 18, 1920, in Wadowice, Poland, and died in April 2, 2005, in Rome.

Venerable Pope John Paul II Ora Pro Nobis!

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