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accorded sacrosanct or authoritative standing

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The three children the pope canonised before a crowd of tens of thousands in St.
She is expected to be canonised in Rome on September 4.
Following the first India-born Catholic saint, Sr Alphonsa whose tomb is in Bharananaganam in Kerala's Kottayam district, the state will have two more saints canonised by Pope Francis in Rome on November 23 -- Fr Kuriakose Elias Chavara and Sr Euphrasia, the latter widely known in Kerala as Sr Evuprasiamma.
MEMENTO Souvenir of canonised popes John Paul, right, and John
Gusmini is from the town of Lovere, particularly a street named Via Papa Giovanni XXIII, who is also being canonised on Sunday.
Peter's Basilica which was decked with portraits of those being canonised.
St Thrse, who was canonised in 1925, said that she would "let fall a shower of roses on earth" after her death and many of the faithful who visited her relics brought roses and asked for them to be blessed.
She died of tuberculosis in 1897 and was canonised in 1925.
It can surely only be a matter of time before Ramsay is canonised.
No English person who has lived since the 16th century, when many Catholics were killed during the Reformation, has been canonised.
Padre Pio, a mystical Italian Capuchin monk famous for his bleeding stigmata and miraculous healing powers, is a recent and popular addition to the pantheon, formally canonised by the Pope in 2002.
ENI) -- Pope John Paul II has canonised Josemaria Escriva de Balaguer, the founder of Opus Dei, an organization of lay people that has stirred as much admiration as controversy in the Roman Catholic Church.