Newman Studies Journal

Volume 3, Issue 1, Spring 2006

Edward Short
Pages 45-59

Gladstone and Newman

This article, originally delivered at the Third Oxford International Newman Conference (Somerville College, 15 August 2004), looks at the long association between Newman and Gladstone and finds a combative mutual respect that survived not only Newman’s conversion but also Gladstone’s attack against Pope Pius IX and English Roman Catholics.