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Beatification of Pope John Paul I moves closer

Document advancing beatification of ‘the Smiling Pope’ will be submitted this autumn

Vatican theologians approve Fulton Sheen miracle

Case to be reviewed by Congregation for the Causes of the Saints ahead of possible beatification

Pope Francis: ‘Pius XII’s Cause for beatification has stalled’

Pontiff tells press during in-flight media conference that ‘no miracle has been found yet’

Pope Paul VI to be made a Blessed in October

Pope Francis will beatify his predecessor on October 19, the Vatican has announced

Priest who died of hunger in Communist prison to be beatified

Mgr Vladimir Ghika died after three years of imprisonment

Italian journalist to be beatified for helping Jews escape persecution

Odoardo Focherini will be the first Italian beatified for assisting the Jewish people

Pope recognises Spanish Civil War martyrs

Pope paves the way for 95 men and women killed in the conflict to be beatified

Pope Francis rebukes Mafia for ‘enslaving people’

Criticism comes after beatification ceremony for priest murdered by Cosa Nostra

Pope recognises martyrs who died at the hands of communist and fascist regimes

The way has been prepared for the beatification of Italian, Romanian and Hungarian priests

Vatican considers healing attributed to death camp ‘archangel in hell’

Man in San Francisco declared cancer free after family prayed to German Army chaplain Fr Franz Stock