Book of Saints – Thomas Abel

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(Blessed) Martyr (July 30) (16th century) A Doctor of the University of Oxford, a priest and an accomplished Scholar. He was hanged at Smithfleld (A.D. 1540) for rejecting the pretended Royal Supremacy in matters of religion, and for opposing the Divorce of Queen Catharine.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Thomas Abel”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 30 July 2016. Web. 22 February 2019. <>