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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

Cardinal to beatify Juan de Palafox, priest and statesman

Palafox overcame a troubled childhood to become viceroy of Mexico

John Paul II is blessed!

Pope Benedict XVI has beatified the late Pope John Paul II in Rome today

‘Beatification is about holiness, not a reward for being a good pope’

The full text of our interview with Archbishop Vincent Nichols ahead of the beatification of Pope John Paul II

Largest ever picture of John Paul II is hung in St Peter’s Square

The giant image is unveiled days before beatification ceremony