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Saint Winifred

Why was Saint Winifred killed?

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Saint Winifred

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

The First Pope

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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 George

Did he slay a dragon?

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Saint George

Did he slay a dragon?

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The Patron Saint of England and a brave solider…but did he slay a dragon? Watch this film to find out.

Saint David

The Patron Saint of Wales

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Saint David

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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Saint Lawrence

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.

St. Francis of Assisi

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?