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St Maximilian Kolbe formed the Knights of the Immaculate after seeing masonic celebrations in Rome

Laying down one’s life for others is now a category under which a person might be beatified or canonised

The Pope will also chair World Youth Day during his five-day visit to Poland

A priest views the Second World War as ‘a holy war fought for multiple and mixed motives’

Francis Phillips reviews Manual for Spiritual Warfare by Paul Thigpen

The saint’s relics will be venerated in Notre Dame de France church in Leicester Square

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It is in light of the Holocaust that European civilisation must be rebuilt

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

As International Holocaust Remembrance Day approaches, Simon Caldwell tells the remarkable stories of 10 lesser-known heroes