He was Fr. Damien then Blessed Damien and today, October 11, he is Saint Damien. EWTN aired the canonization mass which I remembered half an hour after it was over😦
Here is one of many articles covering the event.
Here is an article about a painting of Fr … I mean Saint Damien🙂 that was given to the Pope. The late artist had Lou Gehrig`s disease but she did an amazing job.