Dr. Waldery Hilgeman, the Roman postulator for the cause of canonization of Servant of God Dorothy Day, visited New York Jan. 22-26. On Jan. 24, Dr. Hilgeman met with officials working on the inquiry and reviewed materials related to the cause.
In New York, Dr. Hilgeman toured Catholic Worker sites on the Lower East Side of Manhattan including Maryhouse and St. Joseph House and visited Holy Redeemer Church, where Dorothy Day often prayed. He spoke with the steering committee of the Dorothy Day Guild and met with Msgr. Gregory Mustaciuolo, vicar general of the archdiocese and vice postulator for the cause.