Examples from the Web for sainthood
When John Paul II died in 2005, pilgrims held signs and chanted “santo subito,” or “sainthood now,” at his funeral.
More than a million followers came to Rome for the beatification, and many more are expected when he escalates to sainthood.
Just remember that to quality for sainthood, you need more than four and a half games as a starter.Jeremy Lin Already a Legend? Reality-Checking the Hype|Buzz Bissinger|February 11, 2012|DAILY BEAST
The Vatican uses graphology to examine the lives of candidates for sainthood.For Presidential Hopefuls, the Handwriting Says It All|Sheila Kurtz|January 11, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Is a formal declaration of sainthood the imminent next step.
Neither was this allusion to sainthood quite to have been looked for, from his lips.Faith Gartney's Girlhood|Mrs. A. D. T. Whitney
Above all, he had the indubitable evidence of sainthood, a halo.The Gentle Reader|Samuel McChord Crothers
It takes some qualifications for sainthood to hold open for another the door of a paradise you may not enter yourself.The Head Girl at the Gables|Angela Brazil
She herself has been elevated to sainthood as the patronne of the vagabond gipsies of all the world.The Automobilist Abroad|M. F. (Milburg Francisco) Mansfield
They are rarely saints but, unlike many of us who once had the capacity for sainthood, they are not dreadful sinners.Preaching and Paganism|Albert Parker Fitch