Father Aloysius Schwartz

On January, 22, 2015, Pope Francis authorized the Congregation for the Causes of Saints to declare Fr. Aloysius Schwartz ‘Venerable’—a step on the road to sainthood. He is the first person from the Archdiocese of Washington to receive this title.

The video below gives insight into Fr. Al’s life and ministry.

Learn more about Fr. Al’s life of heroic virtue in the following resources:



The process of Beatification of Venerable Aloysius Schwartz is in progress.
For any favor or miracle granted through his intercession, please communicate with

The Sisters of Mary
Biga II, Silang 4118 Cavite, Philippines
Telephone (6346) 414.2575; (6346) 865.3097; (632) 529.8321
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