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Blessed Edmund Campion by Louise Imogen Guiney

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Published by Burns, Oates & Washbourne in London .
Written in English


  • Campion, Edmund, -- Saint, -- 1540-1581.,
  • Catholic Church -- England -- History -- 16th century.,
  • Jesuits -- England.,
  • Christian martyrs -- England.,
  • Christian saints -- England -- 16th century.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Louise Imogen Guiney.
The Physical Object
Pagination182 p., [6] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages182
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19610655M

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Genre/Form: Biographies Biography: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Guiney, Louise Imogen, Blessed Edmund Campion. New York, Benziger Brothers, Additional Physical Format: Online version: Guiney, Louise Imogen, Blessed Edmund Campion. London, R. & T. Washbourne, (OCoLC) Saint Edmund Campion, S.J., ( – ) was an English Catholic Jesuit priest and martyr. While conducting an underground ministry to the persecuted Catholics of Elizabethan England, Campion was arrested by priest hunters. Convicted of high treason, he was hanged, drawn and quartered at Tyburn.   Edmund Campion had left Oxford by the time that St. John’s, deprived of President after President by the Royal Commissioners, was swept clean of all the dons who favoured, or in any degree tolerated, the jurisdiction of that Apostolic See which safeguarded the doctrine and honour of the Blessed .

Librivox (c. ) Persecution in England after the Reformation called forth many Catholic martyrs. Most heroic of those who died under Queen Elizabeth I was Edmund Campion, called by his enemies “the seditious Jesuit”. Edmund’s father was a London bookseller. The parents had left the Catholic Church when Queen Elizabeth re-established Anglicanism, so Edmund became Protestant. The. Blessed Edmund Campion / St Edmund Campion School (Iffley Turn, Oxford) has members. All pupils, teachers, dinner ladies etc etc are welcome to this. Blessed Edmund Campion, by Louise Imogen Guiney read online; download in Epub format; librivox audio version; books. Catholic Martyrs of England and Wales , by the Catholic Truth Society; Edmund Campion: Hero of God’s Underground, by Harold C. Gardiner, Rose Goudket (Illustrator) Our Sunday Visitor’s Encyclopedia of Saints; other. "Blessed Edmund Campion" by Louise Imogen Guiney. Published by Good Press. Good Press publishes a wide range of titles that encompasses every genre. From well .

  Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg. Project Gutenberg; 61, free ebooks; 18 by Louise Imogen Guiney; Blessed Edmund Campion by Louise Imogen Guiney Blessed Edmund Campion Language: English: LoC Class: BX: Philosophy, Psychology, Religion: Christianity: Churches, Church movements: Subject: Campion. Today, December 1, , is the four hundred thirty-sixth anniversary of the martyrdom of Blessed Edmund Campion, S.J. Yes, Father Edmund Campion was put to death after suffering extreme tortures at the hands of the "civilized" English solely because he held to the Faith that had shaped the people and the institutions of England for nearly a thousand years. The Campion family seem to have been both gentlefolk and yeomen, and to have been widely scattered over the land: in Northamptonshire, Warwickshire, Essex, Sussex, and Devon. Nothing is definitely known, at present, as to which branch of the Campion family the Blessed Edmund belonged. Though Blessed Edmund Campion’s Decem Rationes has passed through forty-seven editions,[1] printed in all parts of Europe; though it has awakened the enthusiasm of thousands; though Mark Anthony Muret, one of the chief Catholic humanists of Campion’s age, pronounced it to be “written by the finger of God,” yet it is not an easy book for men of our generation to appreciate, and this.