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Saint George

Did he slay a dragon?

The Patron Saint of England and a brave solider…but did he slay a dragon?

Watch this film to find out.

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Christian Spirituality -Prayer as an act of worship

How and why do Christians pray?

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Do you know anyone who prays? Some people pray regularly but sometimes prayer isn’t something people give much throught to at all. People pray in many different ways for lots of reasons. Christians see prayer as an important part of their relationship with God, after all […]

Saints

What makes a person a saint?

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What makes a person a saint?

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Introduction The Bible uses the word ‘saints’ to mean all Christians (Romans 1:6-7). From the earliest times, Christians looked at good examples of other Christians, whose lives really showed the love of Christ. The lives of the Apostles were studied because it was believed they […]

Pilgrims’ Diary: The Two Saints Way

What is is like to go on a Pilgrimage?

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What is is like to go on a Pilgrimage?

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What is pilgrimage? Why would you go on a pilgrimage? What is a pilgrimage like? What do you learn on a pilgrimage? Watch this day to day diary of a group of men who decided to do the Two Saints Way Pilgrimage Walk from Chester […]

Saint Winifred

Why was Saint Winifred killed?

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Why was Saint Winifred killed?

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Learn why Saint Winifred was killed and how Holywell has become a special place of pilgrimage.

Saint Catherine

The Saint of Teachers and Philosophers

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Saint Catherine

The Saint of Teachers and Philosophers

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Saint Catherine was regarded as being a great thinker and philosopher – she was able to argue wisely about Christianity and convinced many people that following Jesus was the best way to live their lives. Learn more about her in this film.

Saint Peter

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Saint Peter

The First Pope

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Saint Peter, formally Simon, was renamed by Jesus – a sign that Peter was going to be one of the founders of the Christian Church. Peter was one of Jesus’ closest friends and disciples – he followed Jesus with enthusiasm and zeal. However, he sometimes […]

Saint Julian

Finding confidence in God

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Saint Julian

Finding confidence in God

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Saint Julian was a woman who lived through some of England’s toughest times, yet knew that all would be well in God.

Saint David

The Patron Saint of Wales

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The Patron Saint of Wales

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Watch this film to learn about Saint David – the disciplined Abbot and Church planter, who worked like he was working for God.

Saint Andrew

The Patron Saint of Scotland

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Saint Andrew

The Patron Saint of Scotland

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Saint Andrew was one of Jesus’ disciples and the brother of Saint Peter, the first Bishop of Rome. Andrew was a networker – someone who was good at connecting people together. Learn more about him by watching the video here.

St Hilda

A Wise Woman of Whitby

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St Hilda

A Wise Woman of Whitby

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Watch this film to hear about Saint Hilda, a wise woman who became the Patron Saint of Learning and Culture.

Saint Lawrence

The man who kept on giving

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The man who kept on giving

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Rev. Richard Bromley explains about the Patron Saint of Cooks, who knew what real treasure really was.

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Celtic Thin Places – Lindisfarne

What is a thin place?

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The Holy Island of Lindisfarne is considered by many to be a ‘thin place,’ that is a place where the veil between the spiritual world and our own physical world is thin. In 633 Oswald fought and won a battle that established him as king […]

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The Iona Community

What does a typical day look like?

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What makes a Thin Place?

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What makes a Thin Place?

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The Celtic people recognised the importance of certain places that they felt were ‘thin places.’ These were where they believed the spiritual world and our physical world met: where literally the veil between the two worlds was so thin that a person could sense the […]

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What was the life of this amazing man like?

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St. Francis of Assisi

What was the life of this amazing man like?

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Many people all over the world and throughout history have chosen to join a movement started by St Francis of Assisi, born in Italy in the 12th Century. Discover more of his story here. What makes him such an inspirational figure?

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What is the Two Saints Way?

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Two Saints Pilgrimage Way

What is the Two Saints Way?

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The Two Saints Way is a 88 mile pilgrimage route which has been recreated between the cathedral cities of Chester and Lichfield. Pilgrimagehas a very ancient history and for centuries has been an important feature of Christianity. However pilgrimage is not solely something of history – even […]

All Saints Day

What is All Saints Day?

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All Saints Day

What is All Saints Day?

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All Saints Day is when Christians celebrate the lives of Saints – or Christians whose example is inspirational or important. They think about the good things that they said and did. All Saints Day falls on 1st November, and is a ‘Holy Day of Obligation’ […]

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Who gave the Cathedral the Chapel of St. Thomas Becket? Who was Edward the Confessor? What sits in the shoulder of St Davids statue? Take a virtual tour of St. Davids Cathedral, Pembrokeshire, Wales. Click on one of the circles to see pictures and panoramas of the […]