New Catholic Dictionary – Saint John Ogilvie

Saint John OgilvieArticle

Martyr; born near Keith, Scotland, 1580; died Glasgow, Scotland, 1615. He was converted from Calvinism at Louvain, and having joined the Jesuits returned to the Scottish mission. Some months later he was betrayed in Glasgow and hanged after torture. Canonized in 1976.

MLA Citation

  • “Saint John Ogilvie”. New Catholic Dictionary. CatholicSaints.Info. 12 August 2017. Web. 26 February 2021. <>