The Vatican announced October 2, 2018, that on Sunday, October 14, 2018, at 10:15 a.m. the Mass for canonization of seven blessed will be held in the Vatican Basilica. Those being canonized are:
Paul VI (Giovanni Battista Montini), Supreme Pontiff;
Oscar Arnulfo Romero Galdámez, archbishop of San Salvador, martyr;
Francesco Spinelli, diocesan priest, founder of the Institute of the Sisters Adorers of the Most Holy Sacrament;
Vincenzo Romano, diocesan priest;
Maria Katharina Kasper, virgin, founder of the Institute of the Poor Handmaids of Jesus Christ;
Nazaria Ignacia de Santa Teresa de Jesús (née: Nazaria Ignacia March Mesa), founder of the Congregation of the Missionary Crusaders of the Church;
Nunzio Sulprizio, a young Italian layperson.