List of people beatified by Pope Benedict XVI

Pope Benedict XVI beatified 870 people.[citation needed] The names listed below are from the Vatican website and are listed by year, then date. The locations given are the locations of the beatification ceremonies, not necessarily the birthplaces or homelands of the beatified.

2005Edit

No. Blessed Date of Beatification Place of Beatification
1. Marianne Cope1 14 May 2005 Saint Peter's Basilica, Vatican City
2. Ascensión Nicol Goñi
3. Władysław Findysz 19 June 2005 Warsaw, Poland
4. Ignacy Kłopotowski
5. Bronisław Markiewicz
6. Clemens August Graf von Galen 9 October 2005 Saint Peter's Basilica, Vatican City
7. Ángela Ginard Martí 29 October 2005
8. Joseph Tàpies Sirvant & 6 Companions
9. Eurosia Fabris 6 November 2005 Vicenza, Italy
9. Charles de Foucauld9 13 November 2005 Saint Peter's Basilica, Vatican City
10. Maria Crocifissa Curcio
11. Maria Pia Mastena
12. Anacleto González Flores & 7 Companions 20 November 2005 Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico
13. José Trinidad Rangel Montaño & 2 Companions
14. José Sánchez del Río7
15. Darío Acosta Zurita

2006Edit

No. Blessed Date of Beatification Place of Beatification
1. Teodora Fracasso 18 March 2006 Bari, Italy
2. Luigi Biraghi 30 April 2006 Milan, Italy
3. Luigi Monza
4. Thevarparampil Kunjachan Ramapuram, Kerala, India
5. Maria Teresa of St. Joseph 13 May 2006 Roermond, Limburg, Netherlands
6. Maria Grazia Tarallo 14 May 2006 Naples, Italy
7. Rita Lopes de Almeida 28 May 2006 Viseu, Portugal
8. Eustáquio van Lieshout 15 June 2006 Belo Horizonte, Brazil
9. Mosè Tovini 17 September 2006 Brescia, Italy
10. Sára Salkaházi Budapest, Hungary
11. Maria Scrilli 8 October 2006 Fiesole, Italy
12. María Pilar López de Maturana Ortiz de Zárate 22 October 2006 Bilbao, Spain
13. Paul Joseph Nardini Speyer, Germany
14. Mariano de la Mata 5 November 2006 São Paulo, Brazil
15. Euphrasia Eluvathingal3 3 December 2006 Kerala, India

2007Edit

No. Blessed Date of Beatification Place of Beatification
1. Luigi Boccardo 14 April 2007 Turin, Italy
2. Costanza Starace 15 April 2007 Naples, Italy
3. Francesco Spoto 21 April 2007 Palermo, Sicily, Italy
4. Bruna Pellesi 29 April 2007 Rimini, Italy
5. María del Carmen González-Ramos García-Prieto de Muñoz 6 May 2007 Málaga, Spain
6. Carlo Liviero 27 May 2007 Città di Castello, Italy
7. Basile Moreau 15 September 2007 Le Mans, France
8. Jeanne-Germaine Castang 16 September 2007 Bordeaux, Gironde, France
9. Stanislaus Papczyński6 Licheń Stary, Poland
10. Maria Merkert 30 September 2007 Nysa, Poland
11. Albertina Berkenbrock 20 October 2007 Tubarão, Brazil
12. Manuel Gómez González 21 October 2007 Frederico Westphalen, Brazil
13. Adílio Daronch
14. Franz Jägerstätter 26 October 2007 Linz, Austria
15. Celine Borzecka 27 October 2007 Rome, Italy
16. 498 Spanish Martyrs 28 October 2007 Saint Peter's Square, Vatican City
17. Ceferino Namuncurá 11 November 2007 Chimpay, Río Negro, Argentina
18. Antonio Rosmini 18 November 2007 Novara, Italy
19. Lindalva Justo de Oliveira 2 December 2007 Salvador, Bahia, Brazil

2008Edit

No. Blessed Date of Beatification Place of Beatification
1. Giuseppina Nicoli 3 February 2008 Cagliari, Italy
2. Maria Anna Donati 30 March 2008 Florence, Italy
3. Candlemas of San José 27 April 2008 Caracas, Venezuela
4. Caterina Sordini 3 May 2008 Rome, Italy
5. Margaretha Flesch 4 May 2008 Trier, Germany
6. Marta Anna Wiecka 24 May 2008 Lviv, Ukraine
7. Giuseppina Catanea 1 June 2008 Naples, Italy
8. Khalīl al-Haddād 22 June 2008 Beirut, Lebanon
9. Hendrina Stenmanns 29 June 2008 Limburg, Netherlands
10. Luigia Poloni 21 September 2008 Verona, Italy
11. Michael Sopocko 28 September 2008 Białystok, Poland
12. Francesco Bonifacio 4 October 2008 Trieste, Italy
13. Francesco Pianzola Vigevano, Pavia, Italy
14. Louis Martin5 19 October 2008 Lisieux, France
15. Marie-Azélie Guérin Martin5
16. Petrus Kibe Kasui & 187 Companions 24 November 2008 Nagasaki, Japan
17. José Olallo 29 November 2008 Camagüey, Cuba

2009Edit

No. Blessed Date of Beatification Place of Beatification
1. Raphaël Rafiringa 7 June 2009 Antananarivo, Madagascar
2. Émilie de Villeneuve4 5 July 2009 Castres, France
3. Joseph Kugler 4 October 2009 Regensburg, Germany
4. Ciriaco María Sancha y Hervás 18 October 2009 Toledo, Spain
5. Carlo Gnocchi 25 October 2009 Milan, Italy
6. Zoltán Meszlényi 31 October 2009 Budapest, Hungary
7. Marie-Alphonsine Danil Ghattas4 22 November 2009 Nazareth, Israel

2010Edit

No. Blessed Date of Beatification Place of Beatification
1. Josep Samsó Elías 23 January 2010 Barcelona, Spain
2. Bernardo de Hoyos 18 April 2010 Valladolid, Spain
3. Angelo Paoli 25 April 2010 Rome, Italy
4. Josep Tous Soler Barcelona, Spain
5. Teresa Manganiello 22 May 2010 Benevento, Italy
6. Maria Pierina 30 May 2010 Rome, Italy
7. Jerzy Popiełuszko 6 June 2010 Warsaw, Poland
8. Manuel Lozano Garrido 12 June 2010 Linares, Jaén, Spain
9. Lojze Grozde 13 June 2010 Celje, Slovenia
10. Stephen Nehmé 27 June 2010 Kfifan, Lebanon
11. Leopold of Alpandeire 12 September 2010 Armilla, Spain
12. María de la Purísima Salvat Romero5 18 September 2010 Seville, Spain
13. John Henry Newman8 19 September 2010 Birmingham, England
14. Gerhard Hirschfelder Münster, Germany
15. Chiara Badano 25 September 2010 Rome, Italy
16. Anna Maria Adorni Botti 3 October 2010 Parma, Italy
17. Alfonsa Clerici 23 October 2010 Vercelli, Italy
18. Szilárd Bogdánffy 30 October 2010 Oradea, Romania
19. Bárbara Maix 6 November 2010 Porto Alegre, Brazil

2011Edit

No. Blessed Date of Beatification Place of Beatification
1. Pope John Paul II2 1 May 2011 Saint Peter's Square, Vatican City
2. Giustino Russolillo9 7 May 2011 Naples, Italy
3. Georg Häfner 15 May 2011 Würzburg, Germany
4. Maria Clara of the Child Jesus 21 May 2011 Lisbon, Portugal
5. Irmã Dulce Pontes8 22 May 2011 Salvador, Bahia, Brazil
6. Clotilde Micheli 28 May 2011 Faicchio, Benevento, Italy
7. Juan de Palafox y Mendoza 5 June 2011 El Burgo de Osma, Soria, Spain
8. Alojs Andritzki 13 June 2011 Dresden, Germany
9. Marguerite Rutan 19 June 2011 Dax, Landes, France
10. Johannes Prassek and 2 Companions 25 June 2011 Lübeck, Germany
11. Serafino Morazzone 26 June 2011 Milan, Italy
12. Enrichetta Alfieri
13. Clement Vismara
14. János Scheffler 3 July 2011 Satu Mare, Romania
15. Elena Aiello 14 September 2011 Cosenza, Kingdom of Italy
16. Francesco Paleari 17 September 2011 Turin, Italy
17. Maria Jula Ivanišević & 4 Companions 24 September 2011 Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
18. Antonia Maria Verna 2 October 2011 Ivrea, Turin, Italy
19. Anna Maria Janer Anglarill 8 October 2011 Urgell, Lleida, Spain
20. María Catalina Irigoyen Echegaray 29 October 2011 Madrid, Spain
21. Carl Lampert 13 November 2011 Dornbirn, Vorarlberg, Austria
22. Francisco Esteban Lacal & 21 Companions 17 December 2011 Madrid, Spain

2012Edit

No. Blessed Date of Beatification Place of Beatification
1. Hildegard Burjan 29 January 2012 Vienna, Austria
2. Manuela de Jesús Arias Espinosa 21 April 2012 Mexico City, Mexico
3. Giuseppe Toniolo 29 April 2012 Rome, Italy
4. Pierre-Adrien Toulorge Coutances, France
5. Marie-Louise-Élisabeth de Lamoignon de Molé de Champlâtreux 27 May 2012 Vannes, Morbihan, France
6. Alcide-Vital Lataste 3 June 2012 Besançon, France
7. Cecilia Eusepi 17 June 2012 Nepi, Viterbo, Italy
8. Mariano Arciero 24 June 2012 Terme, Italy
9. Louis Brisson 22 September 2012 Troyes, France
10. Gabriele Allegra 29 September 2012 Catania, Sicily, Italy
11. Bedřich Bachstein & 13 Companions 13 October 2012 Prague, Czech Republic
12. Gertrude Prosperi 10 November 2012 Perugia, Italy
13. María Angélica Pérez 17 November 2012 Buenos Aires, Argentina
14. Maria Troncatti 24 November 2012 Macas, Morona-Santiago, Ecuador
15. Devasahayam Pillai9 2 December 2012 Tamil Nadu, Nagercoil, India

NotesEdit

^1 Later canonized on 21 October 2012.
^2 Later canonized on 27 April 2014.
^3 Later canonized on 23 November 2014.
^4 Later canonized on 17 May 2015.
^5 Later canonized on 18 October 2015.
^6 Later canonized on 5 June 2016.
^7 Later canonized on 16 October 2016.
^8 Later canonized on 13 October 2019.
^9 Later canonized on 15 May 2022.

See alsoEdit