Sir Thomas More, by Hans Holbein the Younger. Image from Wikipedia

See this online text:

  • “Legal Revolution: St. Thomas More, Christopher St. German, and the Schism of King Henry VIII”, by Samuel Gregg, Ave Maria Law Review, vol. 5, issue 1 (2007): pp. 173-206. Available in pdf format (on this page) at Ave Maria Law Review.

On the Feast of St. Thomas More in the Roman Rite.

“We have passed God’s scrutiny, and he has seen fit to entrust us with the work of preaching; when we speak, it is with this in view; we would earn God’s good opinion, not man’s, since it is God who scrutinizes our hearts.” (I Thess. ii, 4)