Blessed George Nichols

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Raised Protestant, he graduated from Brasenose College in Oxford, England in 1573. Taught at Saint Paul’s School, London, England. Convert to Catholicism. Began studies at Douai College, Rheims, France in 1581 Ordained a priest of the apostolic vicariate of England in September 1583. He returned to England in late 1584 to minister to covert Catholics during a period of official persecution. Martyred for the crime of priesthood.

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       London SW1V 1BX, UNITED KINGDOM

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  • “Blessed George Nichols“. Saints.SQPN.com. 1 December 2013. Web. 19 April 2014. <>