Saturday, July 11, 2020

Blessed Thomas Hemeford – Saint of the Day – February 12, October 29, December 1

Blessed Thomas Hemeford Biography

Blessed Thomas Hemeford Profile. Born: N/A in the United Kingdom, Europe. Worked in England. Died: 12 February 1584 in Tyburn, London, England. Feast Day is celebrated on February 12, October 29, December 1.

 Saint of the Day

Blessed Thomas Hemeford Biography, Feast Day, Date of Birth, Country of Birth, Profession, Place of Work, Date of Death, Place of Death

Date of Birth N/A
Country of Birth The United Kingdom in Europe
Matrimony/Holy Orders Blesseds who were Priests
Profession Missionary work
Place of Work England
Date of Death 12 February 1584
Place of Death Tyburn, London, England
Feast Day February 12, October 29, December 1
Beatification Beatified by Pope Pius XI on 15 December 1929
Canonization Canonized by N/A
Patron Saint of N/A

Bl. Thomas Hemeford Biography

Thomas went to school atOxford, England and converted to Catholicism. He then became a seminarian at the English College in Rome and was ordained a priest in 1583.

He went back to England to evangelize to Convert Catholics during Queen Elizabeth 1’s persecutions. Thomas was lastly arrested and executed for the crime of priesthood.

Bl. Thomas Hemeford
Bl. Thomas Hemeford