Back in 1061, an often-forgotten Marian apparition occurred in Walsingham, Norfolk. Today Walsingham is known as England's Nazareth and is a major pilgrimage site.
When Padre Pio began receiving the stigmata, he attempted to hide it from the world. But his superiors realised what was happening and under obedience, he gave them this testimony.
On the tenth anniversary of Pope Benedict XVI's visit to Britain, we recall his inspirational messages to young people: "Dear young friends: only Jesus knows what “definite service” he has in mind for you. Be open to his voice resounding in the depths of your heart: even now his heart is speaking to your heart."
On the tenth anniversary of Pope Benedict XVI's visit to Britain, we recall his inspirational messages to young people: "I ask you to look into your hearts each day to find the source of all true love. Jesus is always there, quietly waiting for us to be still with him and to hear his voice."
St Hildegard of Bingen was a remarkable woman who had many skills. But above all, she was a woman of God and looking at her life we can find answers to some of today's most topical issues: feminism and gender theory.
The first of Pope Benedict XVI's messages to young people upon his visit to Britain in 2010: "What God wants most of all for each one of you is that you should become holy. He loves you much more than you could ever begin to imagine, and he wants the very best for you. And by far the best thing for you is to grow in holiness."