St. Faustina's Feast Day added to Roman Calendar

On the 100th anniversary of St. John Paul II's birth, Pope Francis added St. Faustina Kowalska’s feast day to Roman Calendar. 

The Congregation for Divine Worship and the Discipline of the Sacraments issued a decree on Monday, 18 May 2020, inscribing the celebration of Saint Maria Faustina (Helena) Kowalska, virgin, in the General Roman Calendar. Saint Faustina's optional memorial will now be celebrated around the world on 5 October, the day of her passing into eternal glory.

Full text of the decree