As it is carried across Canada this month, I hope the relic of St Francis Xavier might inspire a new missionary zeal

Sceptics may dismiss the Turin Shroud, but there is good evidence the relic is authentic

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Joyful, singing Catholics meandered along Oxford Street carrying relics

The container holding the relics of St Teresa reflects her work and values, says priest

A nationwide tour of relics of St Thomas More and St John Fisher will begin on Sunday

The bone fragment is thought to be part of the elbow of St Thomas, who was murdered in Canterbury Cathedral in 1170

Perhaps an unwillingness to consider such devotions highlights a lack of humility

As a new centre to study relics opens in Oxford, Fr Matthew Pittam takes a look at some more unusual examples

A reliquary found in Jamestown, Virginia, gives a Catholic foundation to a country so often thought of as Protestant