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New decrees from the Congregation for the Causes of Saints

January 22, 2016. On January 21, Pope Francis authored the Congregation for the Causes of Saints to publish the following decrees:

- The miracle attributed to the intercession of the Polish Blessed Stanislaus of Jesus Mary. (1631 - 1701)

- The miracle attributed to the intercession of the Argentine Blessed Jose Gabriel del Rosario Brochero. (1840 - 1914)

- The miracle attributed to the intercession of the Mexican Blessed layman and martyr Jose Sánchez del Río. (1913 - 1928)

- The miracle attributed to the intercession of the Italian Servant of God Francesco Maria Greco. (1857 - 1931)

- The miracle attributed to the intercession of the Italian Servant of God Elisabetta Sanna. (1788 - 1857)

- The martyrdom of the German Servant of God Engelmar Unzeitig. (1911 - 1945)

- The martyrdom of the Spanish Servant of God Fr. Genaro Fueyo Castañón and three lay partners in 1936.

- The martyrdom of the Japanese Servant of God Justo Takayama Ukon. (1552-1553)

- The heroic virtues of the Italian Servant of God Arsenio da Trigolo. (1849 - 1909)

- The heroic virtues of the Italian Servant of God Maria Luisa Blessed Sacrament. (1826-1886)