Canonization dates for Mother Teresa, 4 others announced
March 15, 2016
Pope Francis decreed the dates of five canonizations during a March 15 consistory in the Apostolic Palace.
Blesseds Stanislaus Papczynski (1631-1701) and Elizabeth Hesselblad (1870-1957) will be canonized on June 5, and Blessed Teresa of Calcutta (1910-97) will be canonized on September 4.
Blesseds José Luis Sánchez del Río (1913-28) and Jose Gabriel del Rosario Brochero (1840-1914) will be canonized on October 16.
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