Blessed George Gervase

Also known as

  • George Jervise

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George spent an adventurous youth, travelling to the West Indies with the explorer Sir Francis Drake. He entered the seminary at Douai, France, and was ordained in 1603. Benedictine. From France he returned to England to work with covert Catholics during a suppression of the Church. Martyred for the crime of being a priest.

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Died

Venerated

Beatified

Canonized

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  • “Blessed George Gervase“. Saints.SQPN.com. 17 March 2014. Web. 27 August 2014. <>