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Dictionary of Saints Companion Website

Saints

Web links

Here is a list of recommended web links, arranged alphabetically by the relevant dictionary entries:

Benedictines
http://www.osb.org/
An authoritative site on the Benedictines.

Cardinal Newman
http://www.newmancause.co.uk/
Site dedicated to the canonization of Cardinal John Henry Newman.
http://www.thepapalvisit.org.uk/Cardinal-Newman
Site recording the beatification of Cardinal John Henry Newman during the visit of Pope Benedict XVI to the UK in September 2010.

Catholic Online Saints Index
http://www.catholic.org/saints/
Alphabetical index with brief histories of each saint, plus a list of feast days, ethnic, and patron saints. A good starting point for any exploration.

Celtic Saints
http://www2.gol.com/users/stuart/celtsnt.html
General information on almost 40 Celtic saints.

Champagnat
http://www.champagnat.org
Site dedicated to the Marist Brothers.

Crusades
http://gbgm-umc.org/umw/bible/crusades.stm
Good general overview of the crusades, with images and related links.

Lives of the Saints
http://www.sacred-texts.com/chr/lots/
Detailed biographies of the saints, plus relevant links.

Lives of the Saints, Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of Australia
http://www.orthodoxchristian.info/
Calendar of feast days which links to biographies of the saints of the Greek Orthodox Church.

Mary MacKillop
http://www.marymackillop.org.au/
Site dedicated to Australia's first saint.

Patron Saints index
http://saints.sqpn.com/
Well-organized index, searchable by topic, name, or place of origin. There are also timelines and images.

Société des Bollandistes
http://www.kbr.be/~socboll/
Website of the Society of Bollanists, publishers of the Acta Sanctorum (The Lives of the Saints).

Vatican
http://www.vatican.va/
The Vatican's official site.