Saturday, June 2, 2018

Paul VI and Oscar Romero to be Canonized

From Aleteia:
Both of the miracles leading to the pope’s canonization involved unborn children, particularly significant as this saintly pope is perhaps best known for his encyclical on artificial birth control, Humane Vitae, which was released 50 years ago this year. The first miracle occurred in 2014, when an unborn child was inexplicably healed in her mother’s womb. On a visit to Brescia, Paul VI’s birthplace, she prayed to him for her child’s recovery which, contrary to all medical predictions, was complete, and she gave birth to a healthy baby girl. The second miracle also involved the healing of a baby during a complicated pregnancy. (Read more.)

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