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The travellers, from Ireland, say they hope to be blessed by the Pope but do not have tickets for the Mass

Pope Benedict XVI will make the announcement during the beatification Mass next month

Teachers make papal chair

The chair will be used by Pope Benedict XVI at the beatification of Cardinal Newman

Exhibition will include the cardinal’s robes, hat, a pot of his quill pens, and a shell engraved with the Immaculate Conception

An academic conference on Newman at Liverpool Hope University has been arranged to coincide with the papal visit in September

Fr Anthony Symondson SJ describes three new chapels in Birmingham, London and Oxford that will be dedicated to John Henry Newman

As rector in Dublin he wanted the university church to recognise ‘the indissoluble union of philosophy and religion’

Archbishop of Birmingham talks about the papal visit and Cardinal Newman’s legacy

The forthcoming beatification of John Henry, Cardinal Newman has led to some significant architectural commissions