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Blessed Elizabeth of the Trinity

Blessed Elizabeth of the Trinity, who died in 1906, is likely to be declared a saint this year

A man reaches for the box containing the mortal remains of Padre Pio (AP)

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

The deeply pious Henry VI died in the Tower of London on May 21, 1471 (Photo: Mazur/catholicnews.org.uk)

King Henry VI may not be a canonised saint but the miracles attributed to his intercession are legion

Pope Francis (AP)

Pope Francis was speaking during morning Mass on Tuesday

St Peter's Square (CNS)

New Vatican book: Five key claims

Merchants in the Temple by Italian journalist Gianluigi Nuzzi features claims over canonisation Causes, property valuations and a break-in

The Bosco Brothers use rap to appeal to young people

Salesians are using rap to share their faith with young people

People pray at a memorial in Hiroshima (CNS)

The martyrdom of Blessed Louis challenges us to go out and try to convert people to the faith

A painting of St Philip Neri

The heart of St Philip’s apostolate is beating strong half a millennium after his birth

A detail from St Margaret and the Dragon by Titian

Today is the feast day of the patron saint of pregnant mothers and women in childbirth

A detail from The Crucifixion of St Peter by Caravaggio

The good example set by the two great saints must never be underestimated