Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Blessed Walter Pierson – Saint of the Day – May 4 or June 10

Bl. Walter Pierson Biography

Bl. Walter Pierson Profile. Born: unknown in United Kingdom, Europe. Worked in England. Died: 10 June 1537 in England. Feast Day is celebrated on May 4 or June 10.

 

The Memorial of Bl. Walter Pierson – Saint of the Day

Bl. Walter Pierson 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 Not Married
Profession lay brother
Place of Work England
Date of Death 10 June 1537
Place of Death England
Feast Day May 4 or June 10
Beatification Beatified by Pope Leo XIII (cultus confirmed) on 29 December 1886
Canonization Canonized by N/A
Patron Saint of  
Blessed Walter Pierson
Blessed Walter Pierson

Blessed’s Biography

Blessed Walter Pierson was a Carthusian lay brother in the London Charterhouse arrested with his brothers for opposing the takeover of the Church by King Henry VIII. They were chained to piles in prison in Newgate in London and left to the famine in 1537.