The new norms explicitly rule out selling hair strands, hands and teeth, which fetch high prices in online auctions

The saint’s first response to Christ’s invitation was to try and wriggle out of it

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A new collection claims many old saints are ‘distinctly unhelpful’ and offers some alternatives. I’m unpersuaded

Pope Francis visited the parish of St Mary Josefa on the edge of the Diocese of Rome

A new book about saints with disabilities is a reminder that everyone has a vocation

Today is the feast day of the actual Blessed Lucy of Narnia. It really, really is

A new book by Stephen Walford explores and illuminates the Communion of Saints

His radiant personality and his detachment from the world have inspired many Catholics

The bodies of Fr Alejo Nabor Jimenez and Fr Alfredo Suarez de la Cruz were found by a roadside outside the city of Poza Rica last month