Category: Saints

Sainthood for Denis Hurley?

The first step on the road to the possible canonised sainthood of Archbishop Denis Hurley, one of the great sons of the South African Church, has been made. Cardinal Wilfrid Napier, as archbishop of...

Feast Day of St Patrick

The Saint who used the clover leaf to explain the Trinity to the unconverted… More Stories: Who was Andrew the Apostle? Each in Our Own Language My Friends in High Places Mary Magdalene –...

Pope Furthers Sainthood Causes of 8 People

Pope Francis advanced the sainthood cause of two medical doctors and six religious—many of whom died just a generation ago. The pope recognised the martyrdom of Salesian Father Titus Zeman, who secretly shuttled Salesians...

Download Our 2017 Saints Calendar

Download our 2017 Saints Calendar which appeared in our December 28 issue! We are making the Saints Calendar available for download and the December 28 issue of The Southern Cross in which it appeared...

23 Thoughts From A Saint

February is known as the month of love. Well, mostly commercially, because it is month when most people celebrate Valentine’s Day. On this day love is expressed by the exchanging of gifts of flowers...