Blessed John Pibush Biography
Blessed John Pibush 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||The United Kingdom in Europe|
|Matrimony/Holy Orders||Blesseds who were Priests|
|Place of Work||England|
|Date of Death||18 February 1601|
|Place of Death||Saint Thomas’s Waterings, Camberwell, England|
|Feast Day||February 18|
|Beatification||Beatified by Pope Pius XI on 15 December 1929|
|Canonization||Canonized by N/A|
|Patron Saint of||N/A|
Blessed John Pibush was the son of Thomas and Jane Pibush. He went to school at Rheims, France as from 4 August 1580. In 1586, he became the deacon and was later ordained a priest on 14 March 1587. He then returned To England to evangelise on 14 January 1588. John was arrested at Morton-in-Marsh, England in 1593 for being a priest where he spent a year in Gatehouse prison.
He then escaped the prisons on 19 February 1594 where he was captured the following day at Matson and sent back to the prisons. On 1 July 1595, he was convicted for the treason of priesthood where he remained ion the prisons for over five years ministering to prisoners whenever he could.