Blessed Nicholas Woodfen

Also known as

  • Nicholas Wheeler

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Studied in Rheims, France. Priest. Returned to London, England to minister to covert Catholics at the Inns of Court, all the while living in Fleet Street under the name Woodfen and dressing like a lawyer. He was eventually imprisoned, tortured and executed for the crime of being a priest. Martyr.

Born

Died

Venerated

Beatified

Canonized

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       Catholic Bishops’ Conference of England and Wales,
       39 Eccleston Square
       London SW1V 1BX, UNITED KINGDOM

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MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Nicholas Woodfen“. Saints.SQPN.com. 21 January 2014. Web. 29 August 2014. <>