John Henry Newman

He was nothing like our traditional idea of what a saint is like: but his time has come

We owe him our deepest gratitude. His visit was as great a success as that of John Paul II in 1982

The 25th Sunday of the Year: Am 8:4-7; Ps 115; 1 Tm 2:1-8; Lk 16:1-13

Victorian convert is beatified in front of tens of thousands at Cofton Park, Birmingham

Postulator of the Cause of John Henry Newman has said he is already studying the second miracle

Delivered at Birmingham International Airport on Sunday, 19 September 2010

In the presence of thousands, Benedict XVI beatified Newman at Cofton Park in Birmingham in one of the last ceremonies of his trip

In homily, Pontiff praises English men and women who resisted the ‘evil ideology’ of Nazism

Delivered at Cofton Park, Birmingham on Sunday 19 September 2010

All the latest news from the Pope’s trip to Birmingham