Pope approves to cananize Joseph Vaz as Lanka’s first saint
Thursday, 18 September 2014 - 10:35
Reports from the Vatican said Pope Francis has approved Blessed Joseph Vaz as Sri Lanka’s first saint.
Reports said that the Pope had bent Vatican rules to bypass confirmation of a miracle in order to approve Blessed Joseph Vaz as a saint.
Pope Francis will now canonize Joseph Vaz, a 17th century missionary, during his visit to Sri Lanka in January 2015.
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