Pope Francis canonizes Joseph Vaz

VIDEO Pope Francis canonizes Joseph Vaz

(Vatican Radio) – Pope Francis celebrated Mass on Wednesday morning on Galle Face Green, in Colombo, Sri Lanka, during which he canonized Saint Joseph Vaz (1651-1711) – an Oratorian priest and “Apostle to Sri Lanka” who preached the Gospel there during the time of Dutch Calvinist dominion over much of the island.
Here is the full coverage by Vatican TV.

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