saints – Catherine Doherty Cause for Canonization Wed, 10 Sep 2014 01:04:28 +0000 en-US hourly 1 “We Are Aiming at Sanctity” Wed, 01 Jun 2005 16:00:25 +0000 There are several themes of this newsletter: 1) that everyone is called to holiness; 2) that this is one of the deepest ways of understanding Christian relationships; and 3) that our times have been especially blessed with an abundance of saintly women.]]> Does the Orthodox Church Canonize People? Wed, 01 Sep 2004 16:00:04 +0000 Because Catherine Doherty was reared in both the Orthodox and Catholic traditions, and because unity between these two great ancient traditions was one of her intense desires, Madonna House is sensitive to what the Orthodox Church’s (and more specifically the Russian Orthodox Church’s) approach is to this whole question of the canonization of saints.]]> Catherine Doherty and Madonna House Thu, 01 Apr 2004 16:00:40 +0000 The Church is a Prayer Sun, 01 Jun 2003 16:00:39 +0000 In this issue I thought I would share with you some scattered pieces of information from the Internet that are relevant to Catherine’s Cause. Hopefully you will find them as interesting as I did. As I surf the waves of canonization I swim especially towards items which will help me in my work on Catherine’s Cause.]]> Why Saints? Sat, 02 Jun 2001 16:00:08 +0000 The Catholic Church believes not only that everyone is called to be holy, but that people who have lived lives of heroic sanctity should be publicly recognized. She calls this recognition "canonization."]]>