Blessed Stephen Rowsham

Also known as

  • Stephen Rouse

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Studied at Oriel College, Oxford University. Anglican vicar of Saint Mary the Virgin, Oxford, England. Convert to Catholicism. Studied at the Douai College in Rheims, France. Ordained a priest in 1582 at Soissons, France. He then returned to England to minister to covert Catholics during a period of persecution. He was soon arrested for the crime of priesthood, and exiled. When he returned to England he was arrested again, convicted again, and executed. Martyr.

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  • “Blessed Stephen Rowsham“. Saints.SQPN.com. 2 December 2013. Web. 31 July 2014. <>