giovedì 20 aprile 2017

It’s official: Pope Francis to canonize Fatima visionaries during May visit
(Elise Harris) During his trip to Portugal for the centenary of the Fatima Marian apparitions next month, Pope Francis will canonize visionaries Francisco and Jacinta Marto, making them the youngest non-martyrs to ever be declared saints. The children will be canonized during Pope Francis’s May 13 Mass in Fatima. The decision for the date was made during an April 20 consistory of cardinals, which also voted on the dates of four other canonizations, in addition to that of Francisco and Jacinta, that will take place this year. (...)