A Woman for All Seasons: How about making Margaret More Roper a saint too?

Posted July 2, 2017 10:18 pm by Editor

A Woman for All Seasons: How about making Margaret More Roper a saint too?

Thomas More is a saint of the Catholic Church. Why not his eldest daughter? July 1 marks the anniversary of More’s 1535 show trial in Westminster Hall, at which Henry VIII’s onetime lord chancellor was found guilty of high treason for refusing to swear an oath recognizing the king as head of England’s church. On More’s walk back to his prison cell in the Tower of London…

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