Blessed Henry Abbot

Memorial

Profile

Layman. Convert. He was approached by a Protestant minister who claimed to be searching for a priest so he could reconcile with the Church; Henry arranged a meeting with a priest who was in hiding due to state persecution of Catholics, the minister betrayed them to the authorities, and Henry was imprisoned for the crime of hiding a priest. Martyr.

Born

  • at Howden, East Riding, Yorkshire, England

Died

Venerated

Beatified

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Henry Abbot“. Saints.SQPN.com. 1 November 2014. Web. 21 December 2014. <>