Blessed Ramón Vargas González – Saint of the Day – April 1

Today is Friday, January 27, 2023

Bl. Ramón Vargas Gonzalez Biography

Bl. Ramón Vargas Gonzalez Profile. Born: January 22 1905 in Mexico, South America. Worked in Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico. Died: April 1 1927 in Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico. Feast Day is celebrated on April 1.


The Memorial of Bl. Ramón Vargas Gonzalez – Saint of the Day

Bl. Ramón Vargas Gonzalez Biography, Feast Day, Date of Birth, Country of Birth, Profession, Place of Work, Date of Death, Place of Death, Beatification Date, Canonization Date

Date of Birth January 22 1905
Country of Birth Mexico of South America
Matrimony/Holy Orders Blesseds who were Not Married
Profession Layman
Place of Work Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico
Date of Death April 1 1927
Place of Death Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico
Feast Day April 1
Beatification Beatified by Pope Benedict XVI on November 20 2205
Canonization Canonized by Pre-Congregation
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Blessed Ramón Vargas González
Blessed Ramón Vargas González

Blessed’s Biography

Blessed Ramón Vargas González was born in Jalisco, Mexico on January 22, 1905. Bl. Ramón Vargas Gonzalez was the seventh of eleven brothers. He followed his father’s footsteps upon entering the School of Medicine, where he stood out for his good humor. Bl. Ramón Vargas Gonzalez took care of the health of the poor for free.

Bl. Ramón Vargas Gonzalez became a member of Catholic Youth Association of Mexico.

Arrest & Death

On April 1, 1927, Vargas Gonzalez arrested at home a large group of policemen seized the house. Bl. Ramón Vargas Gonzalez could have escaped without being noticed by his captors, but he surrendered. He shot by a firing squad on that same year. Before being shot, Ramón flexed the fingers of his right-hand forming the sign of the cross.

Beatification date was on November 20, 2005, he was Beatified by Pope John Paul II, as part of a group formed by him and 8 other Mexican martyrs

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