This Oct. 13, John Henry Cardinal Newman will be made a saint. It’s about time.
A Victorian of immense productivity in a generation of prolific high-achievers, Newman is of special significance at this moment for two reasons: his championing of the role of the laity in Catholicism, and his penetrating insights into the nature of the university and the liberal arts.
Higgins, M. W. (2019, August 30). In his saintly patience, John Henry Cardinal Newman lifts up the Church’s people. Globe and Mail. Retrieved from https://www.theglobeandmail.com/opinion/article-in-his-saintly-patience-john-henry-cardinal-newman-lifts-up-the/