List of canonizations

For a list of saints and blessed Roman Catholics, see Chronological list of saints and blesseds.

On 22 January 1588, with the Apostolic Constitution "Immensa Aeterni Dei", Pope Sixtus V created the Sacred Congregation of Rites to regulate divine worship and to deal with the causes of saints.

Canonisations before 1588

;Source: [http://newsaints.faithweb.com/Premodern_Canonizations.htm Canonizations before CSS] , retrieved 2008-05-15. In the table below, "disputed" indicates an asterisk ("*") in this source and indicates conflicting information.

Pontificate of Pope John XV

*31 January 993
**Ulric of Augsburg

Pontificate of Pope Gregory V

*997
**Adalbert of Prague

Pontificate of Pope Benedict VI

*1016
**Simeon of Polirone

Pontificate of Pope John XIX

*1024
**Adalard of Corbie
*1026
**Bononius of Lucedio

Pontificate of Pope Benedict IX

*1032
**Romuald
*25 December 1041
**Simon of Trier

Pontificate of Pope Clement II

05 January 1047
**Wiborada of Sankt-Gall

Pontificate of Pope Leo IX

*1049
**Deodatus of Nevers
**Gervase of Liege
*3 December 1049
**Romaric of Luxeuil
**Amatus of Remiremont
**Adelphus of Metz
*02 May 1050
**Gerard of Toul
*08 October 1051
**Wolfgang
**Erhard, also known as Erhard of Regensburg

Pontificate of Pope Alexander II

*1067
**Ariardus
*1070
**Theobald, also known as Theobald of Provins
**Iñigo of Oña, also known as Eneco

Pontificate of Pope Gregory VII

*1073
**Pascasius Radbertus
*1083
**Gerard Sagredo
**Stephen of Hungary
**Emeric of Hungary

Pontificate of Pope Urban II

*1084
**Godeleva
*1095
**Erlembald Cotta
*1098
**Nicholas Peregrinus Nicholas "Peregrinus"
*"c." 1089-1099, date uncertain
**Adelaide, disputed, see explanation above
*"date uncertain"
**Attilanus of Zaragoza
*1100
**Angilbert of Saint-Riquier

Pontificate of Pope Pascal II

*19 April 1101
**Canute of Denmark
*04 June 1109
**Peter of Anagni

Pontificate of Pope Callistus II

*06 January 1120
**Arnulf of Soissons
*1120
**Hugh of Cluny, also known as Saint Hugh (the Great)
*1123
**Conrad of Constance
*"c." 1123-1124, date uncertain
**Gerard of Potenza

Pontificate of Pope Innocent II

*29 October 1129
**Godehard of Hildesheim
*22 April 1134
**Hugh of Grenoble
*19 April 1139
**Sturmi of Fulda

Pontificate of Pope Eugene III

*04 March 1146
**Henry I, also known as Henry II, Holy Roman Emperor

Pontificate of Pope Adrian IV

*1154
**Famian, disputed, see explanation above

Pontificate of Pope Alexander III

*07 February 1161
**Edward the Confessor
*09 June 1163
**Anselm of Canterbury
*1164
**Helen of Skövde
*08 November 1169
**Canute Lavard
*21 February 1173
**Thomas Becket
*1174
**Bernard of Clairvaux

Pontificate of Pope Lucius III

*1181
**Bruno of Segni, disputed, see explanation above
*1186
**Anno of Cologne, disputed, see explanation above

Pontificate of Pope Clement III

*1188
**Ketille, disputed, see explanation above
*21 March 1189
**Stephen of Muret
*29 April 1189
**Otto of Bamberg
*06 May 1190
**Malachy O'More
*1191
**Peter of Tarentaise, disputed, see explanation above
*04 March 1192
**Ubald Baldassini of Gubbio
*08 January 1193
**Bernwald of Hildesheim
*24 October 1193
**John Gualbert
*"c." 1195-1196, date uncertain
**Rudesind
*27 April 1197
**Gerard of Sauve-Majeur

Pontificate of Pope Innocent III

*21 January 1199
**Homobonus of Cremona
*March or April 1200
**Cunegund
*1202
**Gilbert of Sempringham
*08 May 1202
**William of Maleval
*14 May 1203
**Wulstan
*02 July 1204
**Procopius of Sázava

Pontificate of Pope Honorius III

*17 May 1218
**William de Donjeon
*18 February 1220
**Hugh of Lincoln
*1220
**Bertrand of Comminges, disputed, see explanation above
*08 January 1222
**Robert of Molesme
*21 January 1224
**William of Roskilde
*11 December 1225
**Lawrence O’Toole, also known as Lorcan Ua Tuathail18 March 1226
**William Fitzherbert

Pontificate of Pope Gregory IX

*16 July 1228
**Francis of Assisi
*01 June 1232
**Anthony of Padua
*18 June 1232
**Virgilius of Salzburg 03 July 1234
**Dominic de Guzman 27 May 1235
**Elizabeth of Hungary

Pontificate of Pope Innocent IV

*16 December 1246
**Edmund Rich
*24 March 1247
**William Pinchon
*1250
**Margaret of Scotland, disputed, see explanation above
*09 March 1253
**Peter of Verona, also known as Peter "Martyr" of Verona
*08 September 1253
**Stanislas of Kraków

Pontificate of Pope Alexander IV

*12 August 1255
**Claire of Assisi
*1256
**William of Rochester

Pontificate of Pope Urban IV

*25 January 1262
**Richard de Wych

Pontificate of Pope Clement IV

*26 March 1267
**Hedwig of Silesia

Pontificate of Pope Boniface VIII

*11 July 1297
**Louis IX

Pontificate of Pope Clemente V

*05 May 1313
**Pope Celestine V, also known as Peter Celestine

Pontificate of Pope John XXII

*07 April 1317
**Louis of Toulouse
*17 April 1320
**Thomas de Cantelupe
*18 July 1323
**Thomas Aquinas

Pontificate of Pope Clemente VI

*26 June 1347
**Ivo Hélory
*19 September 1351
**Robert de Turlande

Pontificate of Pope Urban V

*15 April 1369
**Eleazar de Sabran

Pontificate of Pope Boniface IX

*07 October 1391
**Bridget of Sweden
*1401
**John Thwing of Bridlington, disputed, see explanation above

Pontificate of Pope Martin V

*26 March 1425
**Sebald

Pontificate of Pope Eugene IV

*01 February 1447
**Nicholas of Tolentino

Pontificate of Pope Nicholas V

*24 May 1450
**Bernardine of Siena

Pontificate of Pope Callistus III

*03 June 1455
**Vincent Ferrer
*01 January 1457
**Osmund
*15 October 1457
**Albert of Trapani
*1457
**Rose of Viterbo, disputed, see explanation above

Pontificate of Pope Pius II

*29 June 1461
**Catherine of Siena

Pontificate of Pope Sixtus IV

*07 August, 1481
**Berard, martyred 16 January 1120
**Otto, also known as Otho, martyred 16 January 1120 with Berard
**Peter, martyred 16 January 1120 with Berard
**Accursius, martyred 16 January 1120 with Berard
**Adjutus, martyred 16 January 1120 with Berard
*14 May 1482
**Bonaventure

Pontificate of Pope Innocent VIII

*06 January 1485
**Leopold II

Pontificate of Pope Leo X

*01 May 1519
**Francis of Paola

Pontificate of Pope Adrian VI

*1521
**Casimir
*31 May 1523
**Benno of Meissen
**Antoninus Pierozzi

Pontificate of Pope Sixtus V

*02 July 1588
**Didacus of Alcalá

Pontificate of John XV (1)

*4 July 993
**Ulrich also sometimes spelled Uodalric or Odalrici

Pontificate of Leo IX (1)

*1052
**Wolfgang of Regensburg

Pontificate of Callixtus II (1)

*1123
**Conrad of Constance

Pontificate of Clement VIII (2)

*17 April 1594
**Hyacinth
*29 April 1601
**Raymond of Peñafort

Pontificate of Paul V (2)

*29 May 1608
**Frances of Rome
*1 November 1610
**Charles Borromeo

Pontificate of Gregory XV (5)

*12 March 1622
**Francis Xavier
**Ignatius of Loyola
**Isidore the Laborer
**Philip Neri
**Teresa of Ávila

Pontificate of Urban VIII (2)

*24 June 1625
**Elizabeth of Portugal
*29 April 1629
**Andrea Corsini

Pontificate of Alexander VII (2)

*1 November 1658
**Thomas of Villanova
*19 April 1665
**Francis de Sales

Pontificate of Clement IX (2)

*28 April 1669
**Maria Magdalena de' Pazzi
**Peter of Alcantara

Pontificate of Clement X (5)

*20 June 1670
**Francis Borgia
*12 April 1671
**Cajetan
**Louis Bertrand
**Philip Benizi
**Rose of Lima
**Ferdinand III of Castile was canonized during 1671.

Pontificate of Alexander VIII (5)

*16 October 1690
**Giovanni da Capistrano
**John of God
**John of Sahagun
**Lorenzo Giustiniani
**Paschal Baylon

Pontificate of Clement XI (4)

*16 October 1690
**Andrea Avellino

*22 May 1712
**Catherine of Bologna
**St. Pius V
**Felice Porri

Pontificate of Benedict XIII (10)

*27 December 1726
**Pellegrino Laziosi
*31 December 1726
**Luigi Gonzaga
**Stanislaus Kostka
*March 19, 1729
**Jan Nepomucký
**Agnese Segni from Montepucian
**Giacomo Gangali from the Marches
**Toribio Alfonso de Mogrovejo Robledo
**Francisco Solano Giménez
**Juan de Yepes Álvarez of the Cross
**Margherita Di Bartolomeo from Cortona
**Juan de Prado

Pontificate of Clement XII (4)

*June 16, 1737
**Vincent de Paul
**Caterina Fieschi Adorno of Genoa
**Jean-François Règis
**Giuliana Falconieri

Pontificate of Benedict XIV (5)

*29 June 1746
**Camillo de Lellis
**Caterina de’ Ricci
**Fidelis Roy from Sigmaringen
**Giuseppe Desideri from Leonessa
**Pedro Regalado de la Costanilla

Pontificate of Clement XIII (6)

*16 July 1767
**Joseph Calasanctius
**Girolamo Emiliani [Miani]
**Jeanne-Françoise Frémyot de Chantal
**Jan Wacięga of Kęty
**Giuseppe Desa
**Serafino Pampiani

Pontificate of Pius VII (5)

*24 May 1807
**Angela Merici
**Francesco Caracciolo
**Benedetto Manassari from San Fratello
**Colette Boylet
**Giacinta de Mariscotti

Pontificate of Gregory XVI (5)

*26 May 1839
**Veronica Giuliani
**Alfonso de’ Liguori
**Francesco De Geronim
**Giovanni Giuseppe Calosinto of the Cross
**Pacifico Divino from San Severino

Pontificate of Pius IX (52)

*June 8, 1862
**Martyrs of Japan

*29 June 1867
**Germaine Cousin
**Leonardo Casanova
**Maria Francesca Gallo
**Yosafat Kuntsevich
**Paolo Danei
**Nicholas Pieck
**Pedro de Arbués

Pontificate of Pope Leo XIII (18)

* 1881
**Clare of Montefalco (d. 1308),
**John Baptist de Rossi (1696-1764)
**Lawrence of Brindisi (d. 1619)

*1883
**Benedict Joseph Labre (1748-1783)

*1888
**Seven Holy Founders of the Servite Order
**Peter Claver (1561-1654)
**John Berchmans (1599-1621)
**Alphonsus Rodriguez (1531-1617)

*1897
**Anthony Maria Zaccaria (1502-1539)
**Peter Fourier (1565-1640)

*1900
**John Baptist de la Salle (1651-1719)
**Rita of Cascia (1381-1457)

Pontificate of Pope Pius X (4)

* 1904
**Alexander Sauli (1904)
**Gerard Majella (1904)
* 1909
**Clement Mary Hofbauer
**Joseph Oriol

Pontificate of Pope Benedict XV (3)

*May 13, 1920
**Saint Gabriel of Our Lady of Sorrows (1838 - 1862)
**Saint Marguerite Marie Alacoque (1647 - 1690)
*May 16, 1920
**St. Joan of Arc (1412 - 1431)

Pontificate of Pope Pius XI (4)

*May 17, 1925
**Therese of Lisieux
*May 31, 1925
**John Vianney
*December 8, 1933
**Bernadette Soubirous
*May 19, 1935
**Thomas More

Pontificate of Pope Pius XII

Pontificate of Pope Paul VI

*October 18, 1964
**Uganda Martyrs

*October 29, 1967
**Bénilde Romançon

*June 22, 1969
**Julie Billiart

*May 31, 1970
**Juan de Ávila

*October 25, 1970
**Forty Martyrs of England and Wales

*1975
**Juan Macías

*September 14, 1975
**Elizabeth Ann Seton

*October 12, 1975
**Oliver Plunkett

*October 17, 1976
**John Ogilvie

*October 09, 1977
**Charbel

*June 19, 1977
**John Neumann

Pontificate of Pope John Paul II

*June 20, 1982
**Crispin of Viterbo (1668–1750)
*October 10, 1982
**Maximilian Maria Kolbe, OFM (1894–1941)

*October 31, 1982
**Marguerite Bourgeoys (1620–1700)
**Jeanne Delanoue (1666–1736)

*October 16, 1983
**Leopold Mandic (1866–1942)

*March 11, 1984
**Paula Frassinetti (1809–1882)

*May 6, 1984
**Korean Martyrs

*October 21, 1984
**Miguel Febres Cordero (1854–1910)

*April 13, 1986
**Francis Anthony Fasani (1681–1742)

*October 12, 1986
**Giuseppe Maria Tomasi (1649–1713)

*October 18, 1987
**Lorenzo Ruiz (+1637)
**Domingo Ibáñez de Erquicia, OP (1589–1633)
**Jacobo Kyushei Tomonaga, OP and their Thirteen Companions:
**Francisco Shoyemon
**Miguel Kurobioye
**Lucas de Espiritu Santo
**Mateo Kohioye del Rosario
**Magdalene of Nagasaki
**Marina of Omura
**Jordan de San Esteban
**Tomas Hioji Rokuzayemon Nishi de San Jacinto
**Antonio Gonzalez
**Guilllermo Courtet
**Miguel de Aozaraza
**Lazaro of Kyoto

*October 25, 1987
**Giuseppe Moscati (1880–1927)

*May 16, 1988
**Martyrs of Paraguay:
***Roque González de Santa Cruz (1576–1628)
***Alphonsus Rodriguez (+1628)
***Juan de Castillo, SJ (1596–1628)

*June 11, 1988
**Eustochia Smeraldo Calafato (1434–1485)

*June 19, 1988
**117 Vietnamese Martyrs (+1745–1862)

*July 3, 1988
**Simón de Rojas, O.SS. (1552–1624)
**Rose Philippine Duchesne (1769–1852)

*October 2, 1988
**Magdalen of Canossa (1774–1835)

*December 11, 1988
**Maria Rosa Molas y Vallvé (1815–1876)

*April 9, 1989
**Clelia Barbieri (1847–1870)

*November 1, 1989
**Gaspar Bertoni (1777–1853)
**Richard Pampuri, O.H. (1897–1930)

*November 12, 1989
**Agnes of Bohemia (1211–1282)
**Albert of Krakow (Adam Chmielowski)(1845–1916)

*December 10, 1989
**Mutien-Marie Wiaux, FSC (1841–1917)

*December 9, 1990
**Marguerite d’Youville (1701–1771)

*November 17, 1991
**Raphael Kalinowski, OCD (1835–1907)

*May 31, 1992
**Claude de la Colombière, SJ (1641–1682)

*October 11, 1992
**Ezequiel Moreno y Díaz (1848–1906)

*March 21, 1993
**Mary of St. Ignatius (Claudine Thévenet) (1774–1837)
**Teresa de Jesus de los Andes (Juana Fernández Solar) (1900–1920)

*June 16, 1993
**Enrique de Ossó y Cercelló (1840–1896)

*September 8, 1993
**Saint Meinardo (1134/36–1196)

*May 21, 1995
**John Sarkander (1576–1620)
**Zdislava Berka (1220–1252)

*July 2, 1995
**Martyrs of Kosice (+1619):
**Marko Krizin (1588–1619)
**Stefan Pongracz (1582–1609)
**Melichar Grodziecki, SJ (1584–1619)

*December 3, 1995
**Eugene de Mazenod (1782–1861)

*June 2, 1996
**Jean-Gabriel Perboyre (1802–1840)
**Egidio Maria of Saint Joseph (Francis Anthony Postillo) (1729–1812)
**Juan Grande Román, O.H. (1546–1600)

*June 8, 1997
**Hedwig, queen of Poland (1374–1399)

*June 10, 1997
**John of Dukla (1414–1484)

*October 11, 1998
**Teresa Benedicta of the Cross (Edith Stein) (1891–1942)

*April 18, 1999
**Marcellin Joseph Benoît Champagnat (1789–1840)
**John Calabria (1873–1954)
**Agostina Livia Pietrantoni (1864–1894)

*June 16, 1999
**Kinga of Poland (1234–1292)

*November 21, 1999
**Brother Cyrill Bertrán and 8 Companions (+1934)
**Inocencio de la Inmaculada (+1937)
**Benedict Menni, OH (1841–1914)
**Thomas of Cori, OFM (1655–1729)

*April 30, 2000
**Sister Faustina (1905–1938)

*May 21, 2000
**Cristóbal Magallanes Jara (1869–1927)
**Román Adame Rosales
**Rodrigo Aguilar Aleman
**Julio Álvarez Mendoza
**Luis Batis Sáinz
**Agustín Caloca Cortés
**Mateo Correa Megallanes
**Atilano Cruz Alvarado
**Miguel De La Mora De La Mora
**Pedro Esqueda Ramírez
**Margarito Flores García
**José Isabel Flores Varela
**David Galván Bermudes
**Salvador Lara Puente
**Pedro de Jesús Maldonado (1892-1937)
**Jesús Méndez Montoya
**Manuel Morales
**Justino Orona Madrigal
**Sabas Reyes Salazar
**José María Robles Hurtado
**David Roldán Lara
**Toribio Romo González
**Jenaro Sánchez Delgadillo
**Tranquilino Ubiarco Robles
**David Uribe Velasco
**José Maria de Yermo y Parres (1851–1904)
**María de Jesús Sacramentado Venegas (1868–1959)

*October 1, 2000
**Augustine Chao (+1815) and 119 companions, Chinese Martyrs
**María Josefa of the Heart of Jesus Sancho de Guerra (1842–1912)
**Katharine Drexel (1858–1955)
**Josephine Bakhita (1869–1947)

*June 10, 2001
**Rafqa Pietra Choboq Ar-Rayès

*November 25, 2001
**Joseph Marello (1844-1895)
**Paula Montal Fornes de San Jose de Calasanz (1799-1889)
**Leonie Françoise de Sales Aviat (1844-1914)
**Maria Crescentia Hoss (1682-1744)

*May 19, 2002
**Alphonsus de Orozco (1500-1591)
**Ignatius of Santhià (1686-1770)
**Humilis de Bisignano (1582-1637)
**Pauline of the Agonizing Heart of Jesus (1865-1942)
**Benedetta Cambiagio Frassinello (1791-1858)

*June 16, 2002
**Pio of Pietrelcina (1887-1968)

*July 30, 2002
**Hermano Pedro de San José de Betancurt (1887-1968)

*July 31, 2002
**Juan Diego Cuauhtlatoatzin (1474-1548)

*October 6, 2002
**Josemaría Escrivá (1902-1975)

*May 4, 2003
**Pedro Poveda Castroverde (1874-1936)
**José María Rubio y Peralta (1864-1929)
**Genoveva Torres Morales (1870-1956)
**Ángela de la Cruz (1846-1932)
**María Maravillas de Jesús (1891-1974)

*May 18, 2003
**Józef Sebastian Pelczar (1842-1924)
**Urszula Ledóchowska (1865-1939)
**Maria De Mattias (1805-1866)
**Virginia Centurione Bracelli (1587-1651)

*October 5, 2003
**Daniel Comboni (1831-1881)
**Arnold Janssen (1837-1909)
**Joseph Freinademetz (1852-1908)

*May 16, 2004
**Luigi Orione (1872-1940)
**Hannibal Mary Di Francia (1851-1927)
**Josep Manyanet y Vives (1833-1901)
**Nimattullah Kassab Al-Hardini (1808-1858)
**Paola Elisabetta Cerioli (1816-1865)
**Gianna Beretta Molla (1922-1962)

Pontificate of Pope Benedict XVI

*October 23, 2005
**Josef Bilczewski (1860-1923)
**Gaetano Catanoso (1879-1963)
**Zygmunt Gorazdowski (1845-1920)
**Alberto Hurtado (1901-1952)
**Felice da Nicosia (1715-1787)
*October 15, 2006
**Bishop Rafael Guizar Valencia (1878-1938)
**Mother Theodore Guerin (1798-1856)
**Filippo Smaldone (1848-1923)
**Rosa Venerini (1656-1728)
*May 11, 2007
**Antônio de Sant'Anna Galvão (1739 - 1822)
*June 3, 2007
**George Preca (1880 - 1962)
**Szymon of Lipnica (c. 1435/1440 - 1482)
**Charles of Mount Argus (1821 - 1893)
**Marie-Eugénie de Jésus (1817 - 1898)
*October 12, 2008
**Alphonsa Muttathupadathu
**Gaetano Errico
**Narcisa de Jesus Martillo Moran
**María Bernarda Bütler

External links

* [http://www.vatican.va/news_services/liturgy/saints/index_saints_en.html Vatican list]
* [http://newsaints.faithweb.com/CCS_Saints.htm Hagiography Circle]
* [http://saints.sqpn.com/indexsnt.htm Patron Saints Index]


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