Thursday, July 9, 2020

Saint Vicente Vilar David – Saint of the Day – February 14

Saint Vicente Vilar David Biography

Saint Vicente Vilar David Profile. Born: 28 June 1889 in Spain, Europe. Worked in Spain. Died: 14 February 1937 in Valencia, Spain. Feast Day is celebrated on February 14.

The Memorial of Saint Vicente Vilar David – Saint of the Day

St Vicente Vilar David Biography, Feast Day, Date of Birth, Country of Birth, Profession, Place of Work, Date of Death, Place of Death

Date of Birth 28 June 1889
Country of Birth Spain in Europe
Matrimony/Holy Orders Saints who were Married
Profession Engineer
Place of Work Spain
Date of Death 14 February 1937
Place of Death Valencia, Spain
Feast Day February 14
Beatification Beatified by Pope Paul II on 6 July 1993
Canonization Canonized by N/A
Patron Saint of N/A

St Vicente Vilar David Biography

Blessed Vicente Vilar David was the youngest in a family of eight Children. He was educated in Valencia taking Engineering. Got married to Isabel Rodes Reig the main witness to his killings. Vicente gave a good impression of a Christian and was known for his charity to the poor.

He worked as an engineer in Ceramic firms and was always involved in Church activities.
He was strictly against the anti-religion sentiment of Spain in 1930s and worked tirelessly to save persecuted priests and other religious.

St Vicente Vilar David
St Vicente Vilar David