uncanonize

uncanonize

(ʌnˈkænəˌnaɪz) or

uncanonise

vb (tr)
to remove or reject (a writing) from the Scriptural canon, or from a body of works given authority in a churchto remove or reject (a person) from a position of sainthood; to deprive of a formerly bestowed canonization
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