Book of Saints – William – 8 June

Saint William of YorkArticle

(Saint) Bishop (June 8) (12th century) A nephew of King Stephen of England, who, on account of his holiness of life, was elected Archbishop of York. After patiently bearing much persecution, he fell asleep in Christ, A.D. 1154, in the thirteenth year of his Episcopate. He was canonised A.D. 1227.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “William”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 9 November 2017. Web. 18 February 2019. <>