Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Blessed William Greenwood – Saint of the Day – May 4 or June 6

Bl. William Greenwood Biography

Bl. William Greenwood Profile. Born: unknown in United Kingdom, Europe. Worked in England. Died: 6 June 1537 in England. Feast Day is celebrated on May 4 or June 6.

 

The Memorial of Bl. William Greenwood – Saint of the Day

Bl. William Greenwood 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 6 June 1537
Place of Death England
Feast Day May 4 or June 6
Beatification Beatified by Pope Leo XIII on 20 December 1886
Canonization Canonized by N/A
Patron Saint of  
Blessed William Greenwood
Blessed William Greenwood

Blessed’s Biography

Blessed William Greenwood was a lay brother in the Carthusian London Charterhouse and arrested for opposing the policies of King Henry VIII and remaining loyal to Rome. William Greenwood was martyred with six companions.