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English Saints and Martyrs

Saturday, September 30, 2017

Supremacy and Survival: The English Reformation: Father Weston, SJ and St. Philip Howard

Supremacy and Survival: The English Reformation: Father Weston, SJ and St. Philip Howard: On September 30, 1584, Father William Weston, SJ received Sir Philip Howard, the Earl of Arundel into the Catholic Church. According to ...

Friday, September 29, 2017

Supremacy and Survival: The English Reformation: September 29, 1850: Universalis Ecclesiae

Supremacy and Survival: The English Reformation: September 29, 1850: Universalis Ecclesiae: "Am I the Queen of England or am I not?"  So said Queen Victoria when news of the Restoration of the English Catholic hierarchy...

Monday, September 25, 2017

Daily Reading for Monday, September 25th, 2017 HD

Sunday, September 24, 2017

Supremacy and Survival: The English Reformation: Happy Feast of Our Lady of Walsingham

Supremacy and Survival: The English Reformation: Happy Feast of Our Lady of Walsingham: EWTN, the late Mother Angelica's Catholic media empire, has just opened a studio in England at the Shrine of Our Lady of Walsingham. T...

Thursday, September 21, 2017

Supremacy and Survival: The English Reformation: England's Bloody Reformation

Supremacy and Survival: The English Reformation: England's Bloody Reformation: Peter Marshall writes for the BBC History Magazine (May 2017 issue): . . . Recent scholarship on the changes taking place after Henry ...

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Supremacy and Survival: The English Reformation: Chidiock Tichborne to His Wife

Supremacy and Survival: The English Reformation: Chidiock Tichborne to His Wife: Margaret Bowen collected Some Famous Love Letters , published in 1937 and included Chidiock Tichborne's to his wife, written the n...

Sunday, September 17, 2017

Supremacy and Survival: The English Reformation: Book Review: Sons of Saint Patrick

Supremacy and Survival: The English Reformation: Book Review: Sons of Saint Patrick: The Faith and Reason Institute sent me a review copy of Sons of Saint Patrick: A History of the Archbishops of New York, from Dagger John ...

Friday, September 15, 2017

Supremacy and Survival: The English Reformation: Novena to Our Lady of Walsingham

Supremacy and Survival: The English Reformation: Novena to Our Lady of Walsingham: The Catholic Shrine of Our Lady of Walsingham has published a novena to start today in preparation for the feast on September 24 (which...

Thursday, September 14, 2017

Supremacy and Survival: The English Reformation: Catholic Continental Ambitions

Supremacy and Survival: The English Reformation: Catholic Continental Ambitions: This book is on my wish list. Stefan McDaniel reviews it for First Things (access may be limited, unless you are a subscriber): In his...

Monday, September 11, 2017

Supremacy and Survival: The English Reformation: Sir Thomas Tresham, RIP

Supremacy and Survival: The English Reformation: Sir Thomas Tresham, RIP: In a paper about the Catholic recusants who were held in the Bishops Palace at Ely during the reign of Elizabeth I, Francis Young comment...

Sunday, September 10, 2017

Supremacy and Survival: The English Reformation: St. Ambrose Barlow, OSB and the Barlows of Barlow

Supremacy and Survival: The English Reformation: St. Ambrose Barlow, OSB and the Barlows of Barlow: According to the Catholic Encyclopedia, today's martyr was b. at Barlow Hall, 1585; d. 10 September, 1641. He was the fourth son of S...

Saturday, September 09, 2017

Supremacy and Survival: The English Reformation: Persuading to Popery: Blessed George Douglas

Supremacy and Survival: The English Reformation: Persuading to Popery: Blessed George Douglas: One of the 85 Martyrs of England and Wales: In his earlier years,  George Douglas ,  of Edinburgh, Scotland, worked as a schoolmaster in the...

Tuesday, September 05, 2017

Bl. William Browne, Roman Catholic Martyr of England. He was a layman in Northamptonshire arrested and executed at Ripon for being a Catholic. He is associated in martyrdom with Blesseds Thomas Welbourne and John Fulthering. Feastday Sept 5

Bl. William Browne, Roman Catholic Martyr of England. He was a layman in Northamptonshire arrested and executed at Ripon for being a Catholic. He is associated in martyrdom with Blesseds Thomas Welbourne and John Fulthering. Feastday Sept 5

Sunday, September 03, 2017

Supremacy and Survival: The English Reformation: Another Recusant Scholar

Supremacy and Survival: The English Reformation: Another Recusant Scholar: From   I News : They were monks who disavowed worldly possessions and are best known for their monastic scholarship and abstinence.  ...

Friday, September 01, 2017

Supremacy and Survival: The English Reformation: Recusant Studies's Rising Scholars

Supremacy and Survival: The English Reformation: Recusant Studies's Rising Scholars: History Today asked Jessie Childs 20 questions and one of them was: Q. What’s the most exciting field in history today? A. Recusant his...