Saints

People hold palm fronds during Palm Sunday Mass on April 9 at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church in Manila, Philippines. (CNS photo/Romeo Ranoco, Reuters)
Faith News
The Vatican earlier posed no objection to the beatification process of Father Palliola, who established Christian settlements in the western part of Mindanao among the Subanon tribe.
Auxiliary Bishop Jorge H. Rodriguez-Novelo blesses the remains of Julia Greeley in the Cathedral Basilica of the Immaculate Conception in Denver on Wednesday, June 7, 2017. (AP Photo/Colleen Slevin)
Faith News
In a step toward possible sainthood, the remains of a former slave have been moved to a Catholic cathedral in Denver, where people lined up Wednesday to honor her and pray for her help.
Faith In All Things
Sean Salai, S.J.May 31, 2017
An excerpt from Jesuit Sean Salai's new book "All the Pope’s Saints: The Jesuits Who Shaped Pope Francis"
Father Stanley Rother, a priest of the Oklahoma City Archdiocese who was brutally murdered in 1981 in the Guatemalan village where he ministered to the poor, is shown baptizing a child in this undated photo. The Archdiocese of Oklahoma City announced the North American priest will be beatified on Sept. 23 in Oklahoma. (CNS)
Faith News
The Archdiocese of Oklahoma City has opened a website detailing the life, as well as steps toward sainthood, of Father Stanley Rother.
Faith Video
America FilmsMay 13, 2017

In Portugal, Pope Francis canonizes two children who saw apparitions of the Virgin Mary at Fatima

Pope Francis embraces Lucas Batista from Brazil as offertory gifts are presented during the canonization Mass of Sts. Francisco and Jacinta Marto.
Faith
Gerard O'ConnellMay 13, 2017
Pope Francis made history by canonizing Jacinta and Francisco Marto, the first child saints who are not martyrs.