Blessed William Harrington

Memorial

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After meeting Saint Edmund Campion, William travelled to Rheims, France were he studied for the priesthood. Ordained in 1592, he returned to England to minister to covert Catholics. Arrested in 1593, he was held for several months before being executed for the crime of being a priest. Martyr.

Born

  • Felixkirk, Borth Yorkshire, England

Died

Venerated

Beatified

Canonized

  • if you have information relevant to this Cause, contact
       Catholic Bishops‘ Conference of England and Wales
       39 Eccleston Square
       London SW1V 1BX, UNITED KINGDOM

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Blessed William Harrington“. Saints.SQPN.com. 31 January 2014. Web. 31 July 2014. <>