The following are some of the news reports and blog posts relating to the possible canonisation of Chesterton:
Catholic Herald (Francis Phillips), 24 May 2016: Books blog: A common sense introduction to Chesterton
Catholic Herald (Matthew Pittam), 29 October 2015: Five Controversial Saints in the Making
The Atlantic (James Parker), April 2015: A Most Unlikely Saint
Catholic Herald (Catholic News Service), 6 August 2014: Chesterton and St Thérèse were ‘soul twins’, says priest
Catholic Herald (Mark Greaves), 3 March 2014: G K Chesterton ‘breaks mould of conventional holiness’, says Cause investigator
The Times (Mark Greaves), 22 February 2014: Is Chesterton’s life of wit and burgundy worthy of a halo? (only partial access available without subscription to The Times)
Catholic Exchange (Dale Ahlquist), 28 January 2014: Saint GK Chesterton?
World Mag (Janie B. Cheaney), 23 December 2013: Saint Gilbert?
The Tablet (Richard Ingrams), 12 October 2013: More Sinner than saint
Jewish Chronicle (Oliver Kamm), 10 October 2013: Chesterton defence that doesn’t stand up (print edition of JC: 11 October 2013, page 34)
The Catholic Thing (Michael Coren), 10 October 2013: GKC: Saint, Maybe; Anti-Semite, No
Religion News Service (Trevor Grundy), 27 September 2013: Saint G.K. Chesterton? Some delight, others worry about effort to canonize writer
Jewish Chronicle (Charlotte Oliver), 25 September 2013: Catholic Church probes Chesterton sainthood bid (print edition of JC: 27 Sept. 2013, page 2)
The Times (Ruth Gledhill), 24 September 2013: Row over sainthood for G. K. Chesterton (only partial access available without subscription to The Times)
Jewish Chronicle (Geoffrey Alderman), 18 September 2013: Can this Jew-hater G. K. Chesterton be a saint? (print edition of JC: 20 Sept. 2013, page 25)
National Catholic Register (James Kelly and Kevin Jones), 8 September 2013: Sainthood on the Horizon for G.K. Chesterton?
The BBC, 5 September 2013: Should G K Chesterton be a saint?
The Evening Standard, 5 September 2013: GK Chesterton needs more backers if he’s to be a saint
Jewish Chronicle (Oliver Kamm), 29 August 2013: G. K. Chesterton: a writer unfit to be a saint (print edition of JC: 30 Aug. 2013, page 44)
The Independent (Oscar Quine), 26 August 2013: Saint GK Chesterton? Bishop begins preliminary tests for canonisation of writer
The Spectator (Melanie McDonagh), 24 August 2013: Why G.K. Chesterton shouldn’t be made a saint
ZENIT, 21 August 2013: Chesterton’s Cause for Sainthood: Investigation Gets Underway
Catholic Herald (Francis Phillips), 19 August 2013: I hope Chesterton is canonised and made a new patron saint of journalists
The Telegraph (Christopher Howse), 16 August 2013: Sacred Mysteries: Is G K Chesterton to be made a saint?
Catholic News Agency (Kevin Jones), 8 August 2013: Possible sainthood cause for Chesterton sparks excitement
Catholic Herald (William Oddie), 7 August 2013: Chesterton’s Cause has not yet been officially opened: but this is surely the beginning of the end of many years of prayer for that day to come