The martyrs; the confessors; canonization; sainthood; history of the saints; sources; lives and legends; dictionary of saints; some patron saints; some emblems; feast days.
Donald Attwater was born in 1892 and fought in the Near East in the
First World War. During the Second World War he was a civilian
lecturer in history and current affairs in H M forces. He wrote
widely on Christianity, the Church and the lives of Saints. He died
Catherine Rachel John is the younger daughter of Donald Attwater. She has great experience in working on the liturgy and history of the Catholic Church. She lives in Lostwithiel, Cornwall.