History of the Cause

The diocesan inquiry began in Ajaccio, Corsica, on November 23, 1892. It closed on December 27, 1898. The cause of his beatification was introduced at the Sacred Congregation for Rites in Rome on April 14, 1915. The heroic virtues were confirmed by the Holy See on July 27, 1968. He was declared Venerable on July 4, 1968. For his beatification, a miracle is required.