Feast Day of Saint Thomas More: June 22

June 22, 2017 – 9:30 am

June 22 is the Feast Day of Saint Thomas More, the Patron Saint of the Faculty of Law and Business.


Saint Thomas More born in 1478, was an English lawyer, social philosopher, author, statesman, and noted Renaissance humanist. He opposed Henry VIII of England’s separation from the Catholic Church and in 1535 was tried for treason and beheaded.

Learn more about the life of Saint Thomas More using Library search, or check out his biography online from The Columbia Encyclopedia

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