Layman. Servant of Blessed William Ireland and other Jesuits in London, England. Arrested on 28 September 1678, accused of having received £1500 to help in the Titus Oates Plot. Served time with Blessed Thomas Pickering. Martyr.
We are innocent, we lose our lives wrongfully, we pray God to forgive them that are the causes of it. – Blessed John, from the gallows
- “Blessed John Grove“. CatholicSaints.Info. 22 January 2017. Web. 28 April 2017. <>