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Morning Catholic must-reads: 21/02/17

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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

St Francis Xavier

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

Archbishop Leo Cushley of St Andrews and Edinburgh carried the relics of St Margaret, the 11th-century Queen of Scots

The relics of St Thérèse of Lisieux’s parents are being taken on a week-long tour of England