St Joseph and St Mary Parishes in Freeport, IL

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Pope’s Morning Homily: ‘Convert Every Day’

Pope’s Morning Homily: ‘Convert Every Day’

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Blessed Teresa of Calcutta to Be Made Canonized Saint

Blessed Teresa of Calcutta will be made a canonized saint.

During a private audience with Cardinal Angelo Amato, prefect of the Congregation for the Causes of Saints, in the Vatican yesterday, Pope Francis authorized the Congregation for the Causes of Saints to promulgate a decree regarding a miracle attributed to the intercession of Blessed Teresa, known as Mother Teresa around the world.

Born Aug. 26, 1910, Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu would go on to found the Congregation of the Missionaries of Charity and the Missionaries of Charity. The order, which started in…