Prince of Wales Pens Column Praising John Henry Newman
L’Osservatore Romano on October 12, 2019, published an editorial by the Prince of Wales praising Cardinal John Henry Newman, who will be canonized October 13. Following is the editorial.
John Henry Newman: The harmony of difference
When Pope Francis canonizes Cardinal John Henry Newman tomorrow, the first Briton to be declared a saint in over forty years, it will be a cause of celebration not merely in the United Kingdom, and not merely for Catholics, but for all who cherish the values by which he was inspired.
In the age when he lived, Newman stood for the life of the spirit against the forces