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Clockwise from top left: Dorothy Day, Fr Thomas Byles, Fulton Sheen, Antoni Gaudí and GK Chesterton

Five controversial saints in the making

Let’s pray that their Causes make further progress in the Year of Mercy

Canon John Udris (Photo: Mark Greaves); below, Chesterton with George Bernard Shaw, left, and Hilaire Belloc (Photo: PA)

Canon Udris says writer was not conventionally devout but offers a model of humility

G.K. Chesterton, critic, novelist and poet, takes a stroll in Brighton (AP Photo)

Canon John Udris has been appointed to investigate the Cause of the beloved Catholic convert