Patriarch Estephan Douaihy to be proclaimed Venerable

Reference: www.zgharta.com


Today, 23rd June 2008, Cardinal José Saraiva Martins, Prefect of the Congregation for the Causes of Saints, came to Ehden, the birthplace of the Patriarch Estephan Douaihy.

During the visit the Cardinal confirmed that Pope Benedict XVI will proclaim on 30th June, that the Patriarch be declared Venerable.

The website of the, El Marada Political Party carries a detail report of the visit which can be read in PDF from here in:

Arabic

English (Google)