Information on Sir Thomas More, lawyer, author, and saint.
Excerpt from Ackroyd's biography of Sir Thomas More, and an interview of the author.
Biographical article on the Lord Chancellor of England, and martyr. Beheaded 1535.
Biographical portrait of the martyr.
Illustrated profile, with links. Also a reading from a letter that More wrote to his beloved daughter Margaret while he was in prison.
More is proof that even lawyers can get to heaven.
Speech presented to a Schiller Institute conference. Delves into More's idea of law and his ideal of the king.
Profile of St. Thomas More.
Apostolic letter, issued motu proprio, by Pope John Paul II. Includes biographical information on the saint, lauded even in his own lifetime as a model of moral integrity and devotion to justice.
From the book "Lives of Saints," published by John J. Crawley.
Portrait, short biography.
Biographical sketch of their patron saint.
Portrait and short biography of the English statesman. Also Erasmus's description.
By William Roper, More's son-in-law. 117K.
Hypertext biography of the Renaissance English author and Catholic martyr. At Luminarium.
Complete online text of the book by John Farrow. With portrait.
An online account of the trial and execution, from the World Wide Legal Information Association.
Portrait, biographical profile, "Prayer of St. Thomas More," links.
Lessons from the life of a sixteenth-century lawyer.
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