May, the month in which the Earth springs into bloom and we start thinking about planting gardens, family picnics and making holiday plans. It’s also the Month of Mary and a busy month in the Salesian calendar. We have a Novena to Mary Help of Christians, books and piety items to honour the Holy Mother.

John Henry Newman: An English Saint

John Henry Newman: An English Saint

Sarah Seddon


Part of our Pocketbook Series

On 13 October 2019, Blessed John Henry Newman will become the first English saint to be canonised since 1970, and the first English person who lived after the 17th Century to be made a saint. Our brief biography was written to celebrate this momentous event.

ISBN 978-1-909080-54-6

Paperback portrait 105mm x 148mm



John Henry Newman was one of the most influential men in Victorian England. He wrote extensively on topics such as theology, philosophy and education. However, his recognition as a Saint of the Church is an acknowledgement of his outstanding holiness and transparency to the Will and love of God. His dedication to the personal, spiritual and moral guidance of his students is an inspiration to all.

Pocketbook, Biography