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Cause of beatification starts!

«The Lombardy bishops have approved the start of the canonical process for Carlo Acutis, Brothers Ettore and Jean Thierry (causes brought by the Diocese), don Mazzolari and Monsignor Cazzani.» It took place in the past few days the meeting of the Lombardy Episcopal Conference (Cel), composed of bishops of the 10 dioceses of Lombardy, chaired by the Archbishop of Milan, Cardinal Angelo Scola. The Cel components gathered at the Vatican on Friday, February 15 on the side-lines of the Ad Limina visit. 

The meeting was introduced by Cardinal Scola who, along with Monsignor Giuseppe Merisi (Bishop of Lodi and President of Italian Caritas) reported about the recent Italian Episcopal Conference Permanent Council.

The Lombardy bishops also approved the start of the process for the introduction of the canonical cause for the beatification of Brother Ettore Boschini (promoted by the Diocese of Milan), Carlo Acutis (promoted by the Diocese of Milan), brother Jean Thierry (promoted by the Diocese of Milan), Don Primo Mazzolari (promoted by the Diocese of Cremona) and Monsignor Giovanni Cazzani (promoted by the Diocese of Cremona).

Dr. Francesca Consolini
Postulatore of the Cause
Milan, February 15, 2013

Read the article (from the INCROCINEWS the Ambrosiana Diocese weekly)



May 13, 2013

The Congregation for the Causes of Saints granted the authorization to the beginning of the Cause of Beatification of the Servant of God Carlo Acutis.