Pope Francis elevates Indian nun Mariam Thresia to sainthood
Monday, October 14, 2019, 9:15 AM
A mass was held at St Joseph's Cathedral Church to celebrate the canonisation of Mother Mariam Thresia, who hails from Kerala. Pope Francis will declare Mariam Thresia, who founded the Congregation of Sisters of the Holy Family, a saint today at a ceremony St Peter's Basilica in the Vatican. PM Modi had lauded her contributions during his latest 'Mann ki Baat' radio programme.