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Canonization dates for John XXIII and John Paul II

(Vatican Radio) Pope Francis on Monday morning held the Public Ordinary Consistory for the forthcoming Canonization of Blessed Pope John XXIII and Blessed Pope John Paul II. During the course of the Consistory in the Vatican’s Consistory Hall, the Pope decreed that his two predecessors will be raised to Sainthood on April 27, 2014, the day on which the Church celebrates the Second Sunday of Easter and Divine Mercy.

Canonizations of John XXIII, John Paul II

Catholic News Service is reporting on the possible dates for the Canonizations of Blessed John XXIII and Blessed John Paul II. Read here.