www.vatican.va

Back Top Print Pdf


Canonisation of the Blesseds Stanislaus of Jesus and Mary, Maria Elisabeth Hesselblad, Teresa of Calcutta, José Sánchez del Río and José Gabriel del Rosario Brochero, 15.03.2016

Vatican City, 15 March 2016 – During the Ordinary Public Consistory for the canonisation of various blesseds, which took place at 10 a.m. today, the Holy Father decreed that the following blesseds be inscribed in the Book of Saints: Stanislaus of Jesus and Mary (né Jan Papczyński) and Maria Elisabeth Hesselblad on Sunday 5 June 2016; Teresa of Calcutta (né Anjezë Gonxhe Bojaxhiu) on Sunday 4 September 2016; and José Sánchez del Río and José Gabriel del Rosario Brochero on Sunday 16 October 2016.