Cardinal Newman's beatification 'miracle'
19 September 2010 Last updated at 06:30 BST
The Pope is to perform the first beatification ceremony ever to take place in the UK, paving the way for the Victorian Cardinal John Henry Newman to become a saint.
Thousands are expected to attend the ceremony in Cofton Park in Birmingham, but some have questioned the validity of the miracle attributed to Cardinal Newman.
Robert Pigott reports.