Book of Saints – John Beche

stained glass window of Blessed John at Saint Meinrad Abbey, Saint Meinrad, Indiana; much thanks to Novice Shawn Henderson; pray for Shawn's vocation and novitiateArticle

(Blessed) Martyr (December 1) (16th century) The last Abbot of Colchester, who, refusing to surrender his Abbey or to admit the Royal Supremacy, suffered death for the Faith at Colchester (A.D. 1539).

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “John Beche”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 10 August 2018. Web. 10 December 2018. <>