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beatified

bee a tuh fahyd

  • v  fill with sublime emotion
  • v  make blessedly happy
  • v  declare (a dead person) to be blessed; the first step of achieving sainthood
    On Sunday, the martyr will be beatified by the Vatican
  • s  Roman Catholic; proclaimed one of the blessed and thus worthy of veneration

  • Later, Cohen told reporters that Pius "should not be seen as a model, and he should not be beatified.
  • Newman, whose ideas on conscience and faith have influenced Christian theology to the present day, is expected to be beatified next year, following the Vatican's recent .
  • In May, the pontiff beatified Lucia's two deceased playmates.
Quotes

  • Cardinal George Pell in Times Online
    Asked about Newman's beatification, Cardinal Pell replied: "I would very much like to see Cardinal John Henry Newman beatified. All of his many admirers would like to see this happen soon."
  • Stanislaw Dziwisz in Sunday Herald
    It will be a great joy for us when he is officially beatified, but as far as we are concerned he is already a saint,Dziwisz said.

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