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Pontiff canonizes 35 saints

October 16, 2017

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CWN Editor's Note: The new saints include 30 Natal martyrs, slain by Dutch Calvinists in Brazil; 3 child martyrs of Tlaxcala, Mexico; St. Faustino Miguez, a Spanish Piarist priest; and St. Angelo da Acri, an Italian Capuchin Franciscan priest. Click here for the Pope’s homily and here for the Vatican YouTube video of the Mass.

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