Becoming a saint

Beatification

This section of the website provides information on the beatification of Cardinal Newman. You will find articles that detail Cardinal Newman's path to sainthood and the impact of the miracle cure that paved the way for his beatification on 19 September.

What is a Saint?

What is a Saint?

In this section you will find information on what a Saint is, how many there are, the qualities of a Saint and issues of idolatry. Read more

The Making of a Saint

The Making of a Saint

The Making of a Saint is a multi-stage process requiring ongoing dialogue between the Bishops’ Conference of the country in which the possible saint lived an... Read more

British Saints

British Saints

British Saints - A tradition that goes back to the time of Edward the Confessor, who founded Westminster Abbey in 1055, called England ‘the dowry of Mary’ be... Read more