English martyrs

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The bones which are believed to belong to English martyr and priest St. John Plessington. Photo courtesy of the Diocese of Shrewsbury/Simon Caldwell.

Naming the unknown martyr: could these remains be St. John Plessington?

Oct 14, 2015

The English priest St. John Plessington was among dozens martyred because of an anti-Catholic hoax in the seventeenth century. Now... Read more

Blessed Roger Wrenno.

Relaunch of English martyrs film brings stories to US audience

May 1, 2014

By Carl Bunderson

“Faith of Our Fathers,” a powerful 2013 film telling stories of the Catholic martyrs of the English Reformation, has been... Read more