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Brother Andre One Step Closer To Catholic Sainthood

A while back I wrote about Kateri Tekakwitha, Lily of the Mohawks, whom many hope will become Quebec’s second saint after Marie Marguerite d’Youville. Today. I learned – along with other Quebeckers – that the Vatican has recognized one instance of Brother Andre’s healing powers, which means that he is one step closer to being canonized.

This is a picture of the Crypt at Montreal’s St.Joseph’s Oratory where Brother Andre’s remains are kept.


Related Post:

Vintage Postcards of Quebec

Further Reading:

The Miracle on Mount Royal – A multimedia presentation at CBC Digital Archives

Brother André – Museum of Civilization

Da Mihi Animas: Saint of the day: Blessed Brother Andre

October 21, 2009 - Posted by | . |

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