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Originally appearing in Volume V03, Page 582 of the 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica.
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BEATIFICATION (from the Lat. beatus, happy, blessed, and facere, to make), the act of making blessed; in the Roman Catholic Church, a stage in the process of canonization (q.v.).
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BEATON (or BETIIUNE), DAVID, (c. 1494-1546)

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