Blessed William Southerne

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Studied in Lithuania, at the English College at Douai, France, and the College of Saint Alban, Valladolid, Spain. Priest. Returned to England to minister to covert Catholics, mainly in Northumberland. Arrested while celebrating Mass, and condemned to death for the crime of priesthood. Martyr.

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  • 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

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  • “Blessed William Southerne“. Saints.SQPN.com. 21 March 2014. Web. 16 April 2014. <>