On February 17th, Pope Francis announced that he will canonize Blessed Paul VI later this year. Earlier this month, the Congregation for the Causes of Saints approved the 2nd miracle needed for canonization. Blessed Paul VI cause for canonization was opened in 1993, and then in 2012 Pope [Emeritus] Benedict XVI gave him the title of venerable for his "heroic virtue." Paul VI was beatified in 2014.
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