canonization

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can·on·ize

 (kăn′ə-nīz′)
tr.v. can·on·ized, can·on·iz·ing, can·on·iz·es
1. To declare (a deceased person) to be a saint and entitled to be fully honored as such.
2. To include in the biblical canon.
3. To include in a literary canon.
4. To approve as being within canon law.
5. To treat as sacred; glorify.

can′on·i·za′tion (-ĭ-zā′shən) n.
can′on·iz′er n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.canonization - (Roman Catholic and Eastern Orthodox Church) the act of admitting a deceased person into the canon of saints
sanctification - a religious ceremony in which something is made holy
Church of Rome, Roman Catholic Church, Roman Church, Western Church, Roman Catholic - the Christian Church based in the Vatican and presided over by a pope and an episcopal hierarchy
Eastern Church, Eastern Orthodox, Eastern Orthodox Church, Orthodox Catholic Church, Orthodox Church - derived from the Byzantine Church and adhering to Byzantine rites
Translations
prohlášení za svatého
helgenkåringkanonisering
szenttéavatás
upptaka í dÿrlingatölu
vyhlásenie za svätého
azizleştirmekazizlik payesi vermek

canonization

[ˌkænənaɪˈzeɪʃən] Ncanonización f

canonization

n (Eccl) → Heiligsprechung f, → Kanonisation f, → Kanonisierung f

canonization

[ˌkænənaɪˈzeɪʃn] ncanonizzazione f

canon

(ˈkӕnən) noun
1. a rule (especially of the church).
2. a clergyman belonging to a cathedral.
3. a list of saints.
4. a musical composition in which one part enters after another in imitation.
5. all the writings of an author that are accepted as genuine. the Shakespeare canon.
caˈnonical (-ˈno-) adjective
ˈcanonize, ˈcanonise verb
to place in the list of saints. Joan of Arc was canonized in 1920.
ˌcanoniˈzation, ˌcanoniˈsation noun
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Thomas de Gabory during a news conference on Wednesday that was held by the Diocese of Cubao that opened the process for the beatification and canonization of Ramos.
MANILA, Philippines - The Catholic Church on Wednesday began its investigation of the life of street child Darwin Ramos as part of the long process for his beatification and canonization.
The Diocese of Cubao in Quezon City launched yesterday the cause for the beatification and canonization of Darwin Ramos.
The Diocese of Cubao will formally open the diocesan process of the cause for the beatification and canonization of Darwin Ramos.
This means that the Diocese of Cubao now has the green light to initiate the process for beatification and canonization of the teenage boy.
For our purposes, the Code is important because it laid out clearly the rules for beatification and canonization. Canon 1999 stipulates that only the pope has the authority to canonize, that The Congregation of Rites is charged with overseeing the process, and that local ecclesiastical authorities must follow canon law.
Jesus Delgado Acevedo, the archdiocese's vicar general, also told reporters that in 2007 he spoke with Bergoglio, who told him that if he were the pope, the beatification and canonization of the slain archbishop would be the first thing he would pursue.
In this context I was requested to clarify a few points regarding the process of beatification and canonization and miracles.