St Gregory the Great

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The crozier of St Pope Gregory the Great will be at Canterbury Cathedral this weekend

Like Leo the Great and Gregory the Great, he both exerted geopolitical influence and reasserted the teaching authority of the Holy See

Today is the Doctor of the Church’s feast day

St Homorius (September 30), the fifth Archbishop of Canterbury, was a key figure in the establishment of Christianity in England

Scripture readings for the Ordinary and Extraordinary Forms

The feast days commemorate St Gregory the Great, St Thomas Becket, the English Martyrs and St Augustine of Canterbury