Paul VI : on the path to sainthood

2013-01-04 Vatican Radio

(Vatican Radio) On Thursday 20th December Pope Benedict XVI received in private audience the Prefect of the Congregation for the Causes of the Saints, Cardinal Angelo Amato S.D.B.

In the course of the audience the Pope authorised the Congregation to promulgate the decree recognizing the heroic virtues of Paul VI.

But who exactly was this twentieth century pope? Veronica Scarisbrick reports :