The "Blessed" John Henry Cardinal Newman was beatified by Pope Benedict XVI at Cofton Park, Birmingham on 19 September 2010. This was the culmination of the Holy Father's visit to the UK. The miracle required for Cardinal Newman’s beatification was officially recognised by the Holy See on 3 July 2009. In our Cardinal Newman section, you can read his biography, look at key teachings and reflect on Deacon Jack Sullivan's miracle cure from a serious spinal disorder.
Clifton Diocese has produced a series of excellent podcasts on Cardinal Newman.
Father Peter Cornwell, Newman scholar and Clifton priest, introduces us to the man Pope Benedict XVI’s coming to England to beatify - helping us get to know the great Englishman whose ministry touched so many people.
This section of the website provides extracts from Newman's work on a variety of topics, including: The Catholic Church, The Pope, Education, Christian Praye... Read more
This section of the website provides information on the process of beatification, the cause for the beatification of Cardinal Newman, and Deacon Jack Sulliva... Read more