For the beatification of a confessor a miracle attributed
the Servant of God, verified after his/her death, is necessary.
required miracle must be proven through
the appropriate canonical
investigation, following a
procedure analogous to that for heroic virtues.
one too is concluded with the relative decree.
the two decrees are promulgated (regarding the heroic virtues
the miracle) the Holy Father
decides on beatification, which is
concession of public honor, limited to a particular sphere.
beatification the candidate receives the title of Blessed.