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Pope gives relics of St Peter to Orthodox patriarch

Pope Francis uses incense to bless a bronze reliquary containing the relics of St. Peter the Apostle during a Mass concluding the Year of Faith in St. Peter’s Square at the Vatican Nov. 24, 2013. In what Orthodox Ecumenical Patriarch … Continue reading

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St John Bosco in Liverpool

St John Bosco’s relics were in Liverpool Metropolitan Cathedral today where the faithful were able to venerate, pray and learn about the saint. This was part of a world tour, organised by the Salesians, which marks the bicentenary of Don … Continue reading

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Don Bosco’s relics touring the UK

From the Website of the Catholic Church in England and Wales: The Relics of St John Bosco On 2 January 2013, the casket containing the Relics of Don Bosco arrived in the United Kingdom. It is on a pilgrim journey … Continue reading

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St John Vianney: England welcomes the heart of a saint

Bishop Mark Davies explains why he asked for the relic of the heart of the Curé d’Ars to make its first visit to England and says he hopes the faithful will be inspired by praying beside a heart that was … Continue reading

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England to welcome St John Vianney’s heart

A Knights of Columbus honour guard processes with a reliquary containing the incorrupt heart of St John Vianney (Photo: CNS) By MADELEINE TEAHAN, The heart of the patron saint of priests, St John Vianney, will be venerated in the Diocese of Shrewsbury … Continue reading

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A Stone from Calvary

This is an interesting story taken from the website of the Welsh National Shrine of Our Lady of the Taper in Cardigan, West Wales. Please pay them an online visit, or go on pilgrimage there, why don’t you! It’s a … Continue reading

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