Edict to open the Investigation Published
Bishop Joseph Kopacz read the edict to open the cause for canonization for Sister Thea Bowman, FSPA, Servant of God, at a Sunday, Nov. 18, 2019 Mass at the Cathedral of St. Peter the Apostle in downtown Jackson, Mississippi.
The Edict for the Canonization Cause of Sr. Thea Bowman, FSPA
The church was packed with people who loved Sister Thea and can’t wait to see her become a saint. Dr. Andrea Ambrosi living in Rome was appointed by Bishop Kopacz as the Postulator for the Cause.
Dr. Ambrosi, his assistant, and Franciscan Sisters of Perpetual Adoration sitting in the front pew
Sr. Dorothy Kundinger, FSPA (Sr. Thea’s caregiver) in the center holding the Edict with other close friends of Sr. Thea