Tuesday, November 12, 2019

Blessed Davíd Carlos-Marañon – Saint of the Day – July 28

Blessed Davíd Carlos-Marañon Biography

Blessed Davíd Carlos-Marañon Profile. Born: December 29, 1907 in Spain, Europe. Worked in Spain. Died: July 28, 1936 in the road near Purroy de la Solana, Huesca, Spain. Feast Day is celebrated on July 28.

The Memorial of Blessed Davíd Carlos-Marañon – Saint of the Day

Blessed Davíd Carlos-Marañon 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 December 29, 1907
Country of Birth Spain in Europe
Matrimony/Holy Orders Blesseds who were Priests
Profession Priest
Place of Work Spain
Date of Death July 28, 1936
Place of Death the road near Purroy de la Solana, Huesca, Spain
Feast Day July 28
Beatification Beatified by Popes John Paul II
Canonization Canonized by N/A
Patron Saint of N/A


Blessed Davíd Carlos-Marañon Biography

Blessed Davíd Carlos-Marañon, born into a wealthy family, son of Domenico Carlos and Gregoria Marañon. Served in the military. Then he disappointed his family by following a call to religious life, became brother of a lay piarist in Estella, Spain on June 4, 1931, and exercised his solemn profession on June 28, 1935. Served as a gardener and cook for his community. In the persecutions of the Spanish Civil War, priests were automatically murdered, but David had the opportunity to live if he renounced religious life and gave up his habit; he refused. Martyr.