A Penitent Blogger

Mindful of my imperfections, seeking to know Truth more deeply and to live Love more fully.

Quid sum miser tunc dicturus? Quem patronum rogaturus? Cum vix iustus sit securus?
Recordare, Iesu pie, Quod sum causa tuae viae: Ne me perdas illa die...

Monday, December 20, 2004

Miracles on the road

The Congregation for the Causes of Saints today certified 11 miracles attributed to the intercession of specific individuals, advancing them on the road toward being recognized as saints, including
  • Blessed Gaetano Catanoso, an Italian priest who died in 1963
  • Venerable Charles de Foucauld, a French priest called the "little brother of Jesus," who was killed in 1916
  • Venerable Marianne Cope, a German-born American nun who died serving the lepers in Molokai, Hawaii in 1918