Who is the first Filipino female saint in the Catholic Church?

Who was the first female Filipino saint?

Rose Philippine Duchesne

Saint Rose Philippine Duchesne R.S.C.J.
Died November 18, 1852 (aged 83) St. Charles, Missouri, U.S.
Venerated in Roman Catholic Church (United States & the Society of the Sacred Heart)
Beatified May 12, 1940, Vatican City, by Pope Pius XII
Canonized July 3, 1988, Vatican City, by Pope John Paul II

Who was the first woman to become a saint?

Saint Elizabeth Ann Seton was the first American to be canonized as a saint. She was raised Episcopalian, but later converted to Catholicism. Through the struggles and tragedies she faced in life, she remained devout.

Who is the first pope to visit the Philippines?

“I Paul, the successor of Saint Peter, charged with the pastoral mission for the whole Church,” came from Rome to this far-distant land to proclaim Christ to the Filipino nation, the Holy Father proclaimed during the Quezon Circle Mass on November 29, 1970.

Who is the third Filipino saint?

Archbishop Teofilo Camomot of Cebu is moving close to becoming the third Filipino saint after the Vatican approved the ‘positio’ that would give him the title “Venerable’ once approved by Pope Francis.

Who is the latest Catholic saint?

This article contains a list of the 899 saints canonized by Pope Francis (2013–) during his pontificate, which includes the 813 Martyrs of Otranto as a group.

List of saints canonized by Pope Francis.

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No. 1.
Saint Antonio Primaldo & 812 Companions
Date of canonization 12 May 2013
Place of canonization Saint Peter’s Square, Vatican City