Vice Postulator

, comes from the latin word vice ('vee cha'), which means: a representative of".

, comes from the latin word postulate ('pos two lah tay'), which means: "to promote a truth and the life of a candidate for sainthood".

A Vice Postulator keeps records and prepares documentation, collects artifacts, investigates reported miracles and the associated medical records, and uses the media and modern technology to promote the Cause for Beatification and Canonization of the candidate.