Thursday, 22 March 2012
Saint of the Day: St. Nicholas Owen
One of England's Forty Martyrs. A Jesuit lay brother/carpenter who built hiding places for the Catholic Clergy during the Protestant Reformation. He was caught 3 times and eventually tortured to death without giving up the names of any Clergy.
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