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Sunday, July 2, 2006
Pope Benedict to Canonize Four this Fall

It has been confirmed - Pope Benedict XVI will canonize four people on October 15, 2006. So far in his pontificate, he has canonized 5 people. This fall he will canonize these people:

  • Mexican bishop Rafael Guizar Valencia (1878 - 1938)
  • Italian priest Filippo Smaldone (1848-1923)
  • Italian nun Rosa Venerini (1656-1728)
  • Mother Theodore Guerin 1798 - 1858)

October 16, 2006, Update: I have posted on their canonization!


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