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St JOHN-OGILVIE

Christian Saint

Jesuit Priest in the time of Protestant persecution. He was betrayed for holding a secret mass in Scotland.

Threatened with torture by fire after a hard time in jail, he said he would welcome it because his cell was freezing.

To the end he would not betray any other Catholics and he was eventually hanged. Not burned — with all the persecution going on there was probably a firewood shortage.

St JOHN-OGILVIE FACTS AND FIGURES

Name : JOHN-OGILVIE
Location : Worldwide Christianity
Gender : Male
Type : saint
In charge of :
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Birth and Death Dates : 1580-1615
Good/Evil Rating : Unknown at present
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : None known
Popularity index : 98

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Article last updated on 25 February 2006 by the Godchecker Team.
Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders

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