May 30: Blessed Marta Maria Wiecka

May 30, 2009

Blessed Marta Maria Wiecka, 1874 – 1904 Read the rest of this entry »


March 21: Blessed Miguel Gómez Loza, Martyr of Mexico

March 21, 2009

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Blessed Miguel Gómez Loza,
1888 – 1928
Martyr of Mexico

He just looks like a real man’s man – a tough son of a gun. Happy are we who can call on his friendship as a Christian who is still very much alive in Christ!


December 27: Blessed Alfredo Parte, New Martyr Of Spain

December 27, 2008

Blessed Alfredo Parte
1899 – 1936 Read the rest of this entry »


December 13: Blessed Maria Maddalena della Passione

December 13, 2008

Blessed Maria Maddalena della Passione

Blessed Maria Maddalena della Passione, 1845-1921 Read the rest of this entry »


October 2: Blessed Bartolomeo Blanco Marquez

October 2, 2008

Blessed Bartolomeo Blanco Marquez
1914 – 1936 Read the rest of this entry »


September 11: Blessed Francesco Giovanni Bonifacio

September 11, 2008

Blessed Francesco Giovanni Bonifacio
1912 – 1946

Martyred September 11, 1946 at Villa Gardossi, Krasica, Istarska, Italy (now in Croatia)


May 30: Blessed Carlo Liviero

May 30, 2008

Blessed Carlo Liviero, 1866 – 1932 Read the rest of this entry »


May 11: Blessed Ceferino Namuncurá

May 11, 2008

Blessed Ceferino Namuncurá, 1884 – 1905 Read the rest of this entry »


April 29: Blessed Maria Maddalena dell’Incarnazione

April 29, 2008

Blessed Maria Maddalena dell’Incarnazione, 1770 –1824

More information in English would be welcome!


Closing Down The "Saint Factory?"

April 7, 2008

At least that is how some in the media – old and new – are spinning the following Vatican story:

Vatican to tighten standards for beatification

Vatican, Feb. 13, 2008 (CWNews.com) – The Vatican will soon release new norms for beatification and canonization, calling upon diocesan bishops to show “greater sobriety and rigor” in opening causes. Read the rest of this entry »