More from Aleteia

Not Prepared to Donate?

Here are 5 ways you can still help Aleteia:

  1. Pray for our team and the success of our mission
  2. Talk about Aleteia in your parish
  3. Share Aleteia content with friends and family
  4. Turn off your ad blockers when you visit
  5. Subscribe to our free newsletter and read us daily
Thank you!
Team Aleteia




Vatican to return Thomas Becket’s bloody tunic to Canterbury Cathedral

The saint’s relic will be loaned to mark the 850th anniversary of his murder.

The oldest door in Britain is in Westminster Abbey

Constructed in the 1050s, it is the only piece of the original Westminster Abbey to remain.

The intriguing archaeological discoveries revealed by this year’s long, hot summer

Many mysterious marks emerged across the British countryside, belonging to ancient burial sites.

Discovering the history of Guernsey’s most unusual “Little Chapel”

How the creation of a visionary Christian Brother became one of the Channel Islands' most iconic destinations.

Canterbury stained glass discovered to date back to 12th century

Once presumed to be the work of Victorian restorers, the panels were found to date back to 10 years after Thomas Becket's martyrdom.

The haunting ruins of England’s great Catholic buildings

The skeletal remains of these sacred edifices recall a distant past

York Minster to auction stones from the iconic cathedral

All proceeds will go toward further conservation work on York Minster.

A 13th-century Bible returns to Canterbury Cathedral library, 500 years after it was lost

The illuminated volume disappeared when Henry VIII broke up the Benedictine community there.

Groundbreaking analysis identifies the makers of Stonehenge

New technology and know-how suggests that the builders of Stonehenge were Welsh.

Anglican cathedrals reviving pre-Reformation practices in England

Mystery plays, pilgrimages and Marian processions are making a comeback in an era where the visual has gained prominence.