Pope Francis proclaims new Portuguese saint

The canonization of the Portuguese prelate is scheduled for November 10.

Pope Francis has announced this Saturday that Bartolomeu dos Mártires is now part of the Catholic Church's list of saints.

The decision was made yesterday (July 6) during a hearing with Angelo Becciu, who is the Head of the Congregation for the Causes of Saints.

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