Saint Edward the Confessor


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Noun1.Saint Edward the Confessor - son of Ethelred the Unready; King of England from 1042 to 1066; he founded Westminster Abbey where he was eventually buried (1003-1066)
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The twelfth day honours more than one saint including Saint John Neumann, Saint Julian the Hospitaller and Saint Edward the Confessor.
A funeral Mass was held on May 25, 2012 at Saint Edward the Confessor Catholic Church in Dana Point, California.
He will stand in the iconic places of our history: in Lambeth Palace, the home of the Archbishop of Canterbury; in Westminster Hall, in the place where the Lord Chancellor of England, Thomas More, was condemned to death for his faith; in Westminster Abbey where he will pray at the tomb of Saint Edward the Confessor, King of England.