answersLogoWhite

0


Best Answer

He was never canonized in the first place so you can not undo something that was never done to begin with. His cult was supressed many centuries ago by the pope. Canonization is considered an infalible act of the pope and can not be undone. However, a saint who was never formally canonized can be 'de-sainted' by having their cult supressed.


User Avatar

Wiki User

โˆ™ 2015-06-15 00:59:10
This answer is:
User Avatar
Study guides

Terbunites

Who is the patron saint of ireland

โžก๏ธ
See all cards
3.06
โ˜†โ˜…โ˜†โ˜…โ˜†โ˜…โ˜†โ˜…โ˜†โ˜…
18 Reviews

Add your answer:

Earn +20 pts
Q: Why has the Catholic Church not de-canonized Saint William of Norwich?
Write your answer...
Submit
Still have questions?
magnify glass
imp
Related questions

When was St. Christopher decanonized?

St. Christopher was not 'decanonized' but was removed from the Calendar of Saints in 1969. However, his cult has not been suppressed. The Church felt that Christopher was more a part of the Eastern church tradition and less of the Western Church.


How did William Tyndale reform the Roman Catholic Church?

William Tyndale did not reform the Catholic Church, he left it and was excommunicated as a heretic.


What church did William Tyndale speak against?

William Tyndale preached against the roman catholic church.


When was Methodist-Episcopal Church of Norwich created?

Methodist-Episcopal Church of Norwich was created in 1873.


What has the author William Joseph Amherst written?

William Joseph Amherst has written: 'The history of Catholic emancipation and the progress of the Catholic church in the British isles' -- subject(s): Catholic Church, Catholic emancipation, History


Are Prince William and Kate catholic?

No, they are Anglican. Kate was born a Catholic but had to convert to the Church of England to marry William.


What church did William Shakespeare went to?

He went to a Catholic Church in S tradford England


What has the author William E North written?

William E. North has written: 'Catholic education in Southern California' -- subject(s): Catholic Church, Church and education, Education


What has the author William Henley Jervis written?

William Henley Jervis has written: 'The Gallican Church' -- subject(s): Church history, Catholic Church, Church and state


What has the author William Greaney written?

William Greaney has written: 'A guide to St. Chad's Cathedral Church, Bath Street, Birmingham' -- subject(s): Catholic Church, Catholic Church. Archdiocese of Birmingham (England)


What has the author William James Callahan written?

William James Callahan has written: 'The Catholic Church in Spain, 1875-1998' -- subject(s): 19th century, 20th century, Catholic Church, Church history, History, Spain


What has the author William Gordon Wheeler written?

William Gordon Wheeler has written: 'In truth and love' -- subject(s): Catholic Church, Church of England

People also asked