- Friday, 03 July 2009 08:00
The Holy Father recognized the 2001 healing of Deacon Jack Sullivan as a miracle by way of the Venerable Servant of God Cardinal John Henry Newman‘s intercession. This was the final step in the beatification process of the English cardinal; of course, the canonization process will continue to its natural end. Now the details of the beatification ceremony are pending which is likely to be England.
We rejoice with the Congregation of the Oratory
and the 82 Oratorian Houses –indeed with the entire Church in the Pope’s decision to beatify Newman because it gives us another authentic guide to Christ.
At the Birmingham Oratory you can read
Some of his works can be found here
- Saturday, 20 June 2009 11:00
The commission of cardinals approved of the miracle presented to them for the dossier proposing John Henry Cardinal Newman as a “beatus” (blessed).
- Wednesday, 03 June 2009 17:45
The recent article in the UK’s Catholic Herald of John Henry Newman’s biographer who takes on the gay revisionists who try to rewrite the life of the late convert-cardinal-now-saint-hopeful. Father Ian Kerr defends Newman by trying to understand the meaning of the man’s life and words. I think the 19th century priest Father St. John is correct: we’ve lost a concept of affectionate friendship that’s not sexual.
- Thursday, 14 May 2009 15:23
The cure at the intercession of the Venerable Servant of God John Henry Newman is spoken of in a recent article. If interested, read all about here.
“I wouldn’t be deacon or a father or husband without Cardinal Newman. He gave me back my life and I am very, very grateful and I certainly had nothing to do with it,” said Deacon Sullivan.
- Wednesday, 29 April 2009 14:46
Here’s the Boston Globe’s story of a man’s healing through the intercession of John Henry Newman.