Wednesday, December 1, 2021
Wednesday, December 1, 2021

Blessed Edward Jones – Saint of the Day – May 6 or october 29

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Bl. Edward Jones Biography

Bl. Edward Jones Profile. Born: unknown in United Kingdom, Europe. Worked in England. Died: 6 May 1590 in England. Feast Day is celebrated on May 6 or October 29.

 

The Memorial of Bl. Edward Jones- Saint of the Day

Bl. Edward Jones Biography, Feast Day, Date of Birth, Country of Birth, Profession, Place of Work, Date of Death, Place of Death, Beatification Date, Canonization Date

Date of Birth unknown
Country of Birth United Kingdom in Europe
Matrimony/Holy Orders Blesseds who were Priests
Profession Priest
Place of Work England
Date of Death 6 May 1590
Place of Death England
Feast Day May 6 or October 29
Beatification Beatified by Pope Pius XI on 15 December 1929
Canonization Canonized by N/A
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Blessed’s Biography

Blessed Edward Jones was born in Wales and was raised as an Anglican, later converted to Catholicism. In 1587, he studied at the English College in Rheims, France and Ordained in 1588. Edward Jones returned to England to minister to covert Catholics and was arrested in 1590 in a grocer‘s in Fleet Street in London, England. Edward Jones was Imprisoned and tortured in the Tower of London for the crime of being a priest.

Death

He was hanged, drawn and quartered on 6 May 1590 on Fleet Street in London, England.

Blessed Edward Jones
Blessed Edward Jones

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