Blessed Edward James

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Raised Protestant. Educated at Saint John’s College, Oxford. Converted to Catholicism. Seminarian at Rheims and Rome, Italy. Ordained in 1583. Returned to England to minister to covert Catholics. Imprisoned four and a half years with Blessed Ralph Crockett. Executed for the crime of being a priest.

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Canonized

  • if you have information relevant to the canonization of Blessed Edward, contact
       Catholic Bishops’ Conference of England and Wales
       39 Eccleston Square
       London SW1V 1BX, UNITED KINGDOM

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MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Edward James“. Saints.SQPN.com. 30 November 2013. Web. 21 August 2014. <>