Saint John Almond

[Saint John Almond]
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Grew up in Ireland. Educated at Much Woolton, in Rheims, France, and at the English College, Rome, Italy at age 20. Ordained in 1598. Returned to England as a home missioner in 1602. Arrested in 1608 and 1612 for the crime of being a priest. The effectiveness of his debating skills against the anti-Catholic powers of the time led to his being one of the Forty Martyrs of England and Wales.

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MLA Citation

  • “Saint John Almond“. Saints.SQPN.com. 4 December 2013. Web. 26 December 2014. <>