Monthly Archives: January 2014

26 January to 1 February 2014

The round up for 26 January to 1 February 2014. There are no beatifications scheduled for this week. Sunday 26 January, in 1689 in New Mexico, the martyrdom of Manuel Beltran.  His martyrdom appears unsure, but his death marked the … Continue reading

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19 to 25 January 2014

The round up for 19 to 25 January 2014. Saturday 25 January is the beatification of the first new Blessed of the year, Bl Maria Cristina di Savoia.  A nineteenth century Queen of the Two Sicilies, she is known for … Continue reading

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12 to 18 January 2014

The round up for 12 to 18 January 2014. There are no beatifications scheduled for this week. Sunday 12 January, of interest in Canada, the feast of S Marguerite Bourgeoys. Monday 13 January, in 2005 in Kenya, the death of … Continue reading

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5 to 11 January 2014

The round up for 5 to 11 January 2014. There are no beatifications scheduled for this week. Sunday 5 January, the fest of S John Neumann.  A Bavarian Redemptorist, he is the only American Bishop to be canonized so far. … Continue reading

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29 December 2013 to 4 January 2014

The round up for 29 December 2013 to 4 January 2014. There are no beatifications scheduled for this week. Sunday 29 December, I have nothing. Monday 30 December, in 2000 in Michigan, the repose of the Servant of God John … Continue reading

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22 December to 28 December 2013

The round up for 22 to 28 December 2013. There are no beatifications scheduled for this week. Sunday 22 December, in 1888 in New York, the repose of the Servant of God Isaac Hecker.  Priest from New York and founder … Continue reading

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