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Tag: Who was John Duckett?

  • John Duckett (Blessed)

    Bl. John Duckett (1603-1644) was born into a Protestant family at Underwinder in Yorkshire, England. He was educated at the nearby Sedbergh School and brought up as a Protestant. Bl. John converted to Catholicism and at around thirty, he entered the English College at Douai in France. He was ordained a Priest in 1639 and transferred to…