Saints of the Week

In newspapers and bulletins
around the country

Saint Thomas More

I die the King's faithful servant- but God's first.
St. Thomas More

    Facts about St. Thomas More

  • He was an English lawyer, councillor to King Henry VIII, and a father of four.
  • He was refused to approve the King's establishment of the Church of England and his divorce and remarriage.
  • As a result, in 1535, Thomas was beheaded. He is the patron saint of politicians.