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The invitation to 'a quick live conversation about prayer, unity and sharing the good news of Jesus Christ'

With their live Facebook Q&A, the cardinal and the archbishop are continuing the saint’s mission

St Augustine’s Church, Ramsgate (Ludmila Griffin)
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A few years ago St Augustine’s, Ramsgate, had just one Mass a week. Today the restored shrine welcomes 10,000 visitors a year

The shrine of St Augustine designed by Pugin. Below: Andrew Lloyd Webber (PA)

Rector at Pugin shrine in Ramsgate, Kent, is seeking to build a visitor centre

St Augustine, who completed, rather than replaced, Anglo-Saxon culture

Today we celebrate the man who converted the Anglo-Saxons, neither a multiculturalist nor a cultural imperialist

Pope Benedict leads the Corpus Christi procession in Rome (AP)

A daily guide to what’s happening in the Catholic Church

A daily guide to what’s happening in the Catholic Church

The 12th-century casket of Thomas Becket is put on display at Canterbury Cathedral (Photo: PA)

Vatican approves English feast days

The feast days commemorate St Gregory the Great, St Thomas Becket, the English Martyrs and St Augustine of Canterbury