Sunday, August 18, 2019

Blessed John Hewett – Saint of the Day – October 5

Bl John Hewett Biography

Bl John Hewett Profile. Born: N/A in the United Kingdom, Europe. Worked in England. Died: 5 October 1588 AD in England. Feast Day is celebrated on October 5.

The Memorial of Blessed John Hewett – Saint of the Day

Bl John Hewett 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 N/A
Country of Birth United Kingdom of Europe
Matrimony/Holy Orders Blesseds who were Priests
Profession Priest
Place of Work England
Date of Death 5 October 1588 AD
Place of Death England
Feast Day October 5
Beatification Beatified by 15 December 1929 by Pope Pius XI
Canonization Canonized by precongrigation
Patron Saint of N/A

Blessed John Hewett Biography

John Hewett was the Son of a draper. Educated at Caius College, Cambridge. Studied for the priesthood at Rheims, France. Ordained in 1586. Returned to England, as a covert priest using the names Weldon and Savell to hide his identity while working with his flock.

Arrested at Grey’s Inn Lane, London, on 10 March 1587 for the crime of priesthood. Marty. He also had different nicknames John Hewitt, John Weldon or John Savell