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Beatification  n.  The act of beatifying, or the state of being beatified; esp., in the R. C. Church, the act or process of ascertaining and declaring that a deceased person is one of "the blessed," or has attained the second degree of sanctity, usually a stage in the process of canonization. "The beatification of his spirit."

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"Beatification" Quotes from Famous Books

... expected. For the sake of enabling our readers to understand the prodigy about to be related, it is necessary to state that during the course of the malady the vice-cure had several times engaged the pious patient to invoke the aid of a venerable servant of God, of the Augustin order, whose beatification is about to be declared, and he had even mixed in the potions given to such girl some little fragments of the clothes of the venerable man. On the other hand, according to the usage of religious families, they had carried into the chamber ...
— The International Monthly Magazine - Volume V - No II • Various

Words linked to "Beatification" :   Roman Catholic, Church of Rome, nirvana, action, Roman Catholic Church, beatify, sanctification, blessedness, enlightenment, Western Church, felicity, beatitude, Roman Church, happiness

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