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Junipero Serra

St Junipero Serra

Pope Francis presides at celebration of Holy Mass for the Canonization of Fr. Junipero Serra, during his apostolic visit to the US.

St Junipero defended ‘dignity of native community’

24/09/2015 08:22

Pope Francis Wednesday presided over the canonization of St Junipero Serra in Washington, DC

Pope Francis presides over the Canonization Mass of  new Saint Junipero Serra in Washington, US,  September 23, 2015.

Pope Francis presides over the Canonization Mass of new Saint Junipero Serra in Washington, US, September 23, 2015.

Pope declares Junipero Serra a Saint

23/09/2015 19:56

At a solemm Mass at the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception in Washington, US, Pope Francis declared 18th century Franciscan priest Fr. Junipero Serra a  saint. 

 

Praying by Saint to be Junipero Serra

Praying by Saint to be Junipero Serra

Pope Francis is set to canonise Blessed Junipero Serra

23/09/2015 16:29

(Vatican Radio ) On Wednesday 23rd of SeptemberPope Francis who is currently in the United States capital Washington DC is set to canonise Blessed Junipero Serra at the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception. Earlier in the year Francis highlighted his special charism. 

Cuba awaits Papa Francisco

Cuba awaits Papa Francisco

'Vatican Weekend' for Saturday September 19, 2015

18/09/2015 12:40

(Vatican Radio) 'Vatican Weekend' for Saturday September 19, 2015 features a look ahead to the ten day long Apostolic journey of Pope Francis to Cuba and the United States, a visit which stemmed from the desire of Pope Francis to attend the World Meeting of Families in Philadelphia.

A souvenir t-shirt for the upcoming visit by Pope Francis is seen next to a portrait of Junipero Serra inside the gift store of The Basilica of the Na

A souvenir t-shirt for the upcoming visit by Pope Francis is seen next to a portrait of Junipero Serra inside the gift store of The Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception.

Canonization Mass in Washington, DC, to be in Spanish

03/09/2015 11:17

The Archdiocese of Washington has announced the Mass of Canonization for Junípero Serra will be celebrated by Pope Francis in Spanish.