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
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Birth and Death Dates: 1580-1615
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present
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Popularity index: 771
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Article last revised on April 07, 2019 by the Godchecker data dwarves.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders
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