Saints

Knights of Columbus founder to be declared ‘Blessed’

ROME — The Vatican announced May 27 that Pope Francis Pope Francis approved the promulgation of a decree recognizing a miracle attributed to the intercession of the founder of the Knights of Columbus, Ven. Father Michael J. McGivney, a Connecticut priest who served his flock during the pandemic of 1890, before himself becoming ill and dying of pneumonia. Continue reading Knights of Columbus founder to be declared ‘Blessed’