Blessed Thomas Bullaker

Also known as

  • John Baptist Bullaker

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Born the only son of a pious, well-to-do physician. Studied at the English College in Saint-Omer, France, and the Royal English College at Valladolid, Spain. Joined the Franciscans in 1622, taking the name John Baptist. Ordained in Valladolid c.1627. He returned to England where he ministered to covert Catholics for twelve years. Arrested twice, he was sentenced to death for the crime of being a priest. One of the Martyrs of England, Scotland, and Wales.

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Died

Venerated

Beatified

Canonized

  • if you have information relevant to the canonization of Blessed Thomas, contact
       Catholic Bishops’ Conference of England and Wales
       39 Eccleston Square
       London SW1V 1BX, UNITED KINGDOM

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MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Thomas Bullaker“. Saints.SQPN.com. 22 November 2013. Web. 12 July 2014. <>