New Catholic Dictionary – Blessed James Thompson


(James Hudson) Martyr, died York, England, 1582. He studied at Cardinal Allen’s college at Rheims, and by special dispensation received Holy Orders at Soissons, after one year. Sent on a mission to England, he was arrested at York, professed his priesthood, and was imprisoned, and hanged.

MLA Citation

  • “Blessed James Thompson”. New Catholic Dictionary. CatholicSaints.Info. 31 August 2013. Web. 26 February 2021. <>