News from the Office of the Postulator General
In Session 233, on the 7th of September, 2018, the General Council authorised the Postulator General to proceed with the cause for beatification and canonisation of the Servant of God, John of St. Samson (in life, Jean du Moulin, 1571-1636) introduced by the diocese of Nantes, on the 16th of November, 2001.
In Session 241, on the 11th of December, 2018, the General Council authorised the reintroduction of the cause for beatification and canonisation of the Servant of God, Miguel de la Fuente (1573-1625), whose process, at the stage of gathering information, closed in the Diocese of Toledo in 1635.
On the 24th of November 2018, the Postulator General submitted the Supplex libellus to Franco Agostinelli, Bishop of Prato, to formally request the introduction of the cause for beatification and canonisation of the Servant of God, Amata Cerretelli (1907-1963).
On the 30th of March, 2019. at 6 p.m. the body of the Servant of God, Fr. t, O.Carm., (1883-1973) will be moved to the chapel of St. Albert in the shrine of the Annunziata in Trapani. The ceremony will be led by the Bishop of Trapani, Pietro Maria Fragnelli.