Pope Paves Way for Canonization of Pope Paul VI & Oscar Romero
Pope Francis has signed the decree paving the way for the canonization of Pope Paul VI and Oscar Romero.
The Vatican published this news today after Pope Francis had received Prefect of the Congregation for the Causes of Saints, Cardinal Angelo Amato, in private audience the afternoon of Tuesday, March 6, 2018, during which, he authorized the Congregation to promulgate the following decrees:
– attributed to the intercession of Blessed Paul VI (Giovanni Battista Montini), Supreme Pontiff; born in Concesio, Italy, on 26 September 1897 and died in Castel Gandolfo, Italy, on 6 August 1978
– attributed to the intercession of Blessed Oscar