Category: Saints

John Henry Newman, Saint – Video

JOHN HENRY NEWMAN, SAINT – Pope Francis canonised St. John Henry Newman and four holy women at a Mass in St. Peter’s Square More Stories: Beloved Friar Known for Cures and Wise Counsel to...

Saint John Henry Newman Prayer

Saint John Henry Newman Prayer May the Lord support us all the day long, Till the shades lengthen and the evening comes, and the busy world is hushed, and the fever of life is...

Banners Unfurled as Faithful Share Stories of Five Saints

By Cindy Wooden – The Vatican hung banners of the Catholic Church’s newly canonised saints four days before the Mass that would officially recognise that they are in heaven with God. While the hanging...

The Indian Nun Who Will Be Saint Tomorrow

When Pope Francis canonises a group of saints on October 13, an Indian nun will be among them. ANTO AKKARA explains why Indians have a devotion to Bl Mariam Thresia. Even Hindus are eagerly looking...

Saint John XXIII Feast Day

Pope John XXIII’s feast day is October 11, as opposed to the day of his death, which is June 3. This special feast day is intended as a commemoration of the opening of the...

Sister Dulce’s Canonisation Brings Brazil to a Standstill

By Lise Alves – The canonisation of the first Brazilian-born female saint is making headlines across the country, putting news coverage of the country’s current political and economic difficulties on the backburner. The canonisation has...