Blessed William Hart

Memorial

Profile

Raised Protestant. Educated at Lincoln College, Oxford. Convert to Catholicism. Studied for the priesthood at Douai, Rheims, and Rome, Italy. Ordained in 1581, he returned to England to minister to covert Catholics. Betrayed by an apostate in the house of Saint Margaret Clitherow. Martyr.

Born

Died

Beatified

Canonized

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

Readings

The joy of this life is nothing; the joy of the after life is everlasting.” - Blessed William Hart

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Blessed William Hart“. Saints.SQPN.com. 6 February 2014. Web. 28 August 2014. <>