The Saints and Martyrs of England and Wales

[The image represents Saints Aethelwold, Aidan, Augustine of Canterbury, Bede the Venerable, Benet Biscop, Cuthbert, David of Wales, Erconwald, George, Hilda of Whitby, John Henry Newman, John Roberts, Julian of Norwich, Margaret Clitherow, Our Lady of Walsingham, and Wilfrid] [Hood-doff to Jason John Edwards, Obl.S.B., for the reminder of this feast day.] The Church of…

Newman Neither Baroque Nor Medieval

[The image is of Newman in his study at the Birmingham Oratory.] Now that John Henry Newman is Saint John Henry Newman, I hope more Catholics will make the effort to get to know him beyond the famous quotes from his works and his hymn texts.  Reading Newman is indeed an effort for many of…