Thousands Pack St. Peter's Square For Canonization Of John XXIII and John Paul IIGenerations of church history have passed, but Catholicism has never seen a ceremony like the one that enrolled John XXIII and John Paul II as saints.
Founder Of Westchester Religious Order Up For Possible Sainthood By VaticanIn 1901, Rose Hawthorne Lathrop, daughter of author Nathaniel Hawthorne, founded the Dominican Order of St. Rose of Lima and moved her work to Rosary Hill in Hawthorne.
Pope Benedict XVI Approves Miracle For John Paul IIPope Benedict XVI declared in a decree that a French nun's recovery from Parkinson's disease was miraculous, the last step needed for the beloved pontiff's beatification.
Possible Sainthood For Brooklyn Church FounderMonsignor Bernard Quinn began Saint Peter Claver Church in Bedford-Stuyvesant back in 1922 as the first church for Black Catholics in the Brooklyn Diocese.