Wednesday, September 18, 2019

Blessed José Caselles-Moncho – Saint of the Day – July 28

Blessed José Caselles-Moncho Biography

Blessed José Caselles-Moncho Profile. Born: August 8, 1907 in Spain, Europe. Worked in Spain. Died: July 27, 1936 in Barcelona, Spain. Feast Day is celebrated on July 28.

The Memorial of Blessed José Caselles-Moncho – Saint of the Day

Blessed José Caselles-Moncho 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 August 8, 1907
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 Barcelona, Spain
Feast Day July 28
Beatification Beatified by Pope John Paul II
Canonization Canonized by N/A
Patron Saint of N/A


Blessed José Caselles-Moncho Biography

Blessed José Caselles-Moncho, studied at Salesian College in Valencia, Spain. Joined the Salesians and made his profession in 1927. Teacher in Sarria, Spain. Consecrated in 1936 in the diocese of Valencia. Parish Priest in Tibidabo, Spain. At the outbreak of the Spanish Civil War, he set up boys' shelters to keep them out of the fighting. Imprisoned, tortured and executed in the anti-Christian persecution of the war. A martyr.