English Speaking Saints And Martyrs

English Saints and Martyrs

Monday, February 18, 2019

Bl. John Pibush, Roman Catholic Priest and English Martyr. He was executed at Southwark. Feastday February 18

Bl. John Pibush, Roman Catholic Priest and English Martyr. He was executed at Southwark. Feastday February 18

Bl. William Harrington, Roman Catholic Priest and English Martyr. Arrested in London in 1593 for being a priest, he was hanged, drawn, and quartered at Tyburn. Feastday Feb 18

Bl. William Harrington, Roman Catholic Priest and English Martyr. Arrested in London in 1593 for being a priest, he was hanged, drawn, and quartered at Tyburn. Feastday Feb 18

Tuesday, February 12, 2019

Bl. James Feun, Bl. Thomas Hemerford, Roman Catholic Priests and English Martys Feb 12

Bl. Thomas Hemerford, Roman Catholic Priest and English Martyr. Condemned for being a priest was hanged, drawn, and quartered at Tyburn. Feastday February 12 

Bl. James Feun, Roman Catholic Priest and English Martyr. He refused to take the Oath of Supremacy and named a conspirator of a bogus assassination plot. was hanged, drawn, and quartered at Tyburn. Feastday Feb.12

Thursday, February 07, 2019

Bl. William Richardson, Roman Catholic Priest and English Martyr, executed at Tyburn by being hanged, drawn, and quartered. He was the last martyr in the reign of Queen Elizabeth I (r. 1558-1603). Feastday February 7.

Bl. William Richardson, Roman Catholic Priest and English Martyr, executed at Tyburn by being hanged, drawn, and quartered. He was the last martyr in the reign of Queen Elizabeth I (r. 1558-1603). Feastday February 7.

Sunday, February 03, 2019

Bl. John Nelson, Roman Catholic Jesuit Priest and English Martyr. He was arrested in London and martyred at Tyburn by being hanged, drawn, and quartered. Feastday February 3

Bl. John Nelson, Roman Catholic Jesuit Priest and English Martyr. He was arrested in London and martyred at Tyburn by being hanged, drawn, and quartered. Feastday February 3

Wednesday, January 30, 2019

St Bathildis Jan 30 | ICN

St Bathildis | ICN: Queen, wife, mother and nun. This saint was a English woman whose life went from rags to riches. As a young girl, she was captured by pirates and sold as a slave to Erchinoald, who was in charge of the palace of the Frankish King, Clovis II.Bathildis was so beautiful and int...

Tuesday, January 29, 2019

St Gildas-Jan 29 | ICN

St Gildas | ICN: Abbot. Born around 500AD, near the Clyde, ancient chronicles describe how St Gildas became a monk after his wife died. He became a notable figure in Welsh monastic life. Many Irish monks came to visit him and he travelled around Ireland and wrote letters to distant monasteries.

Saturday, January 26, 2019

Supremacy and Survival: The English Reformation: England and Britain and English, Etc.

Supremacy and Survival: The English Reformation: England and Britain and English, Etc.: I thought this overview of English history from the Anglo-Saxons to the Empire and beyond was forthright in noting the close relationshi...