· Pope Francis authorizes the promulgation of decrees ·
Paul VI will be beatified on 19 October in the Vatican at the end of the Extraordinary General Assembly of the Synod dedicated to the family. On Friday afternoon, Pope Francis received in private audience the Cardinal Prefect of the Congregation for the Causes of Saints, Angelo Amato, and authorized the promulgation of the decree of the miracle attributed to Pope Montini, making the official announcement of the date chosen for the rite. Four other decrees were also promulgated at the audience: the beatification of Venetian priest Luigi Caburlotto (1817-1897) and the heroic virtues of three Servants of God, Giacomo Abbondo (1720-1788), Jacinto Alegre Pujals (1874-1930) and Caroline Barbe Colchen Carré de Malberg (1829-1891).
St. Peter’s Square
Dec. 8, 2019
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