Over at Aleteia, Elizabeth Scalia has again this week reminded us that John Henry Cardinal Newman is at least one step closer to being officially declared a saint in the Catholic Church. You can find the post (originally published in January, 2016) here.
Meanwhile, Bishop Robert Barron’s recently released DVD series, Pivotal Players, includes Newman as one of the six most critical influencers and thinkers who “not only shaped the life of the Church but changed the course of civilization.”
That’s certainly an impressive feat for a late convert!
Cardinal Newman left behind a huge volume of writings. I have barely begun to tackle any of them