Sunday, July 12, 2020

Blessed Marmaduke Bowes – Saint of the Day – November 26

Blessed Marmaduke Bowes Biography

Blessed Marmaduke Bowes Profile. Born: late 15th Century in United Kingdom, Europe. Worked in England. Died: 26 November 1585 in York, Yorkshire, England. Feast Day is celebrated on November 26.

The Memorial of Blessed Marmaduke Bowes – Saint of the Day

Bl. Marmaduke Bowes 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 late 15th Century
Country of Birth United Kingdom in Europe
Matrimony/Holy Orders Blesseds who were Married
Profession Lay man
Place of Work England
Date of Death 26 November 1585
Place of Death York, Yorkshire, England
Feast Day November 26
Beatification Beatified by Pope John Paul II on 22 November 1987
Canonization Canonized by N/A
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Blessed Marmaduke Bowes Biography

Bl. Marmaduke Bowes was a hitched layman and father. Dreadful of the mistreatments of the day, he was a secret Catholic who put in appearances in the Established church to fend off the specialists.

He protected ministers on the run and had his kids raised Catholic. In 1585 his kids’ mentor was captured and influenced to apostatize, turn source, and reprove Bowes for helping clerics.

Bowes and his significant other were captured and detained in York; she was discharged, however, Marmaduke was indicted on the announcements the coach. The first layman executed under the law that made helping clerics a crime.

Bl. Marmaduke Bowes
Bl. Marmaduke Bowes