St John Ogilvie

The Pope said that the Church needed courageous witnesses in world which was hostile to the Gospel

The Pontifical Scots College in Rome was inspired by the martyrdom of St John Ogilvie

St John Ogilvie was hanged in 1615 for celebrating Mass

Pope invited to mark 400th anniversary of St John Ogilvie’s martyrdom next March

Archbishop Conti describes Peter Howson’s portrait of St John Ogilvie as ‘powerful and prayerful’