Bl. John Henry Newman

Dates: 1801–1890
Feast: Oct. 9
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John Henry was an Anglican priest who decided to study the history of Christianity. This led him to the realization that the Catholic Church is the true Church, and he converted. He became a Catholic priest and lived a simple life in one of St. Philip Neri’s oratories.