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Vatican confirms miracles, martyrdoms

Catholic World News - December 10, 2010

The Vatican Congregation for the Causes of Saints has approved the authenticity of a miracle through the intercession of Blessed Guido Maria Conforti (1865- 1931), clearing the way for the canonization of the Italian archbishop.

In a series of decrees released on December 10, with the approval of Pope Benedict XVI, the Congregation also approved miracles attributed to 4 candidates, and confirmed the martyrdom of 7 others—thus making all 11 eligible for beatification.

The Congregation also certified the “heroic virtue” practiced by 4 candidates, who are now eligible for beatification if a miracle is attributed to their intercession.

The decrees issued on December 10 attested to miracles miracles through the intercession of:

The Congregation attested to the martyrdom of:

Finally the Congregation proclaimed the heroic virtue of:

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