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The relics of the Holy Maccabees were brought to Rome and deposited at St Peter in Chains

My friend Gerry’s Vatican flag had been lowered ever since Pius XII died

Converting at the end of your life takes humility and courage

We should celebrate St Ambrose, whose understated management skills kept the early church together – and who was the first person to read in silence

St Ambrose was reluctantly made a bishop, but embraced Christianity to become one of the most prominent ecclesiastics of his time

Headmaster Michael Thompson praises media for focusing its spotlight on academic achievement