Wednesday, October 20, 2021
PLACIDO-CORTESE

Servant of God Friar Placido CORTESE, Priest (1907-1944)

Nicolò Matteo CORTESE was born on March 7, 1907, in Cres - Croatia, then a part of the Austro-Hungarian Empire. He attended primary school...
Leon Veuthey OFMC Conv.

Servant of God Friar Léon VEUTHEY, Priest (1896-1974)

The Servant of God, Friar Léon VEUTHEY OFMConv, was born on March 3, 1896, in Dorénaz, a small mountain village in French-speaking Switzerland. His...
Martin Benedict

Servant of God Friar Martin BENEDICT, Priest (1931-1986)

The Servant of God Friar Martin BENEDICT was born in the municipality of Nicolae Bălcescu (Galbeni, Romania) in 1931, to peasant parents. After attending...
Francesco Costantino Mazzieri OFMConv

Servant of God Friar Francesco Costantino MAZZIERI, OFM Conv., Bishop (1889-1983)

Servant of God Francesco Costantino MAZZIERI was born on March 25, 1889, in the village of Abbadia di Osimo, in Ancona Province, Italy. He...
Lodovico Coccapani

Pisa: Celebrations Honoring Venerable Lodovico COCCAPANI

On February 21-23, 2020, the Postulator General Friar Damian PĂTRAȘCU visited Pisa and Calcinaia, Province of Pisa, Italy, to participate, as an invited guest,...
Anton Demeter OFMConv

Servant of God Friar Anton DEMETER, OFM Conv., Priest (1925-2006)

On Tuesday, November 29, 2016, the Feast of All Saints of the Franciscan Order, a diocesan inquiry was opened for the beatification of the...
Didak Kelemen OFM Conv

Servant of God Friar Didak KELEMEN, OFM Conv., Priest (1683-1744)

The Servant of God Didak KELEMEN was a popular and renowned preacher and a former Minister Provincial of the Province of Hungary. He was...
Servi-Venerabili

Series: “The Servants of God and Venerable Friars in the Order of Friars Minor...

The Office of General Postulation hereby announces its intention to produce a series of biographical articles about the Servants of God, Venerable Friars, Blessed...
Fra Giacomo Bulgaro

Friar Giacomo BULGARO: A New Venerable Conventual Franciscan

On November 28, 2019, His Eminence, Angelo Cardinal BECCIU, the Prefect of the Congregation for the Causes of Saints, received an audience with the...
Giappone

Japan and Indonesia: Visit of the General Postulator

On September 6-22, 2019, the Postulator General, Friar Damian PĂTRAȘCU, traveled to Japan and Indonesia. He was invited to Japan by the Minister Provincial of...