New Catholic Dictionary – Blessed John Rochester


Martyr, born probably Terling, Essex, England, c.1498; died York, England, 1537. He was a choir monk in the Charterhouse of London. He was hanged for opposing the new doctrine of royal supremacy. Beatified, 1888.

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  • “Blessed John Rochester”. New Catholic Dictionary. CatholicSaints.Info. 6 September 2013. Web. 20 September 2020. <>