Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Blessed Victor Emilio Moscoso-Cárdenas – Saint of the Day – May 4

Bl. Victor Emilio Moscoso-Cárdenas Biography

Bl. Victor Emilio Moscoso-Cárdenas Profile. Born: 21 April 1846 in Spain, Europe. Worked in Spain. Died: 4 May 1897 in Spain. Feast Day is celebrated on May 4.

 

The Memorial of Bl. Victor Emilio Moscoso-Cárdenas – Saint of the Day

Bl. Victor Emilio Moscoso-Cárdenas 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 21 April 1846
Country of Birth Spain in Europe
Matrimony/Holy Orders Blesseds who were Not Married
Profession Priest, Teacher
Place of Work Spain
Date of Death 4 May 1897
Place of Death Spain
Feast Day May 4
Beatification Beatified by N/A
Canonization Canonized by N/A
Patron Saint of  
Blessed Victor Emilio Moscoso-Cárdenas
Blessed Victor Emilio Moscoso-Cárdenas

Blessed’s Biography

Blessed Victor Emilio Moscoso-Cárdenas was born on April 21, 1846, in Cuenca, Azuay (Ecuador). He studied law in college, but was drawn to religious life and joined the Jesuits at age 18. He studied at the San Luis Seminary College. Bl. Victor Emilio Moscoso-Cárdenas later became a priest and a teacher at the San Felipe Neri school. Marty.

Bl. Victor Emilio Moscoso-Cárdenas Death

He was shot twice on May 4, 1897, in Riobamba, Chimborazo, Ecuador; The killers tried to stage the scene, so it looked like Father Victor had been armed and was shot in combat.

Venerated

Pope Francis venerated him on February 12, 2019.