- May 26, 2020
Documents in the Vatican Secret Archives and the archives of the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith prove it was a “myth” that Blessed Paul VI largely set out on his own in writing ‘Humanae Vitae,’ the 1968 encyclical on married love and the regulation of births.
The largely unknown story of the American involvement behind the search to find the bones of St. Peter.
Pope Francis has chosen the date for the ceremony that will see the Catholic Church officially recognize the sainthood of Pope Paul VI and Oscar Romero, Archbishop of San Salvador, who was martyred as he was celebrating Mass: They will be canonized on Oct. 14, 2018.
The upcoming “Heavenly Bodies” exhibit at the Met, featuring vestments and artwork on loan from the Sistine Chapel, is not the first time Vatican art has served as an ambassador to the United States.
The Vatican’s Secretary of State said on Tuesday that Blessed Pope Paul VI will be canonized this year in the month of October.
Blessed Paul VI could be declared a saint in 2018, perhaps during the Synod of Bishops.