Monday, September 16, 2019

Blessed Jacinto Gómez Peña – Saint of the Day – July 27

Blessed Jacinto Gómez Peña Biography

Blessed Jacinto Gómez Peña Profile. Born: July 26, 1895 in Spain, Europe. Worked in Spain. Died: July 27, 1936 in the banks of the banks of the Llobregat River in Pallejà, Barcelona, Spain. Feast Day is celebrated on July 27.

The Memorial of Blessed Jacinto Gómez Peña – Saint of the Day

Blessed Jacinto Gómez Peña 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 July 26, 1895
Country of Birth Spain in Europe
Matrimony/Holy Orders Blesseds who were Priests
Profession Priest
Place of Work Spain
Date of Death July 27, 1936
Place of Death the banks of the banks of the Llobregat River in Pallejà, Barcelona, Spain
Feast Day July 27
Beatification Beatified by Pope Francis
Canonization Canonized by N/A
Patron Saint of N/A


Blessed Jacinto Gómez Peña Biography

Blessed Jacinto Gómez Peña, growing up in a religious family; his brother and uncle were both members of the piarists. Jacinto joined the Congregation of San Pedro ad Vincula in 1910 and made his first vows in 1912 and his last profession in January 1922. It took so long because he was in the middle of military service. Imprisoned and executed in the Spanish Civil War by militiamen.