Saturday, August 8, 2020

Saint Jesús Méndez-Montoya – Saint of the Day – February 5 or May 21

St. Jesús Méndez-Montoya Biography

Saint Jesús Méndez-Montoya Profile. Born: 10 June 1880 in Mexico, South America. Worked in Mexico. Died: 5 February 1928 in Mexico. Feast Day is celebrated on February 5 or May 21.

 

The Memorial of Gesú Méndez – Saint of the Day

Gesú Méndez Biography, Feast Day, Date of Birth, Country of Birth, Profession, Place of Work, Date of Death, Place of Death

Date of Birth 10 June 1880
Country of Birth Mexico in South America
Matrimony/Holy Orders Saints who were Priests
Profession Priest
Place of Work Mexico
Date of Death 5 February 1928
Place of Death Mexico
Feast Day February 5 or May 21
Beatification Beatified by Pope John Paul II on 22 November 1992
Canonization Canonized by Pope John Paul II on 21 May 2000
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Saint’s Biography

Saint Jesús Méndez-Montoya was a priest in the Diocese of Morelia in Mexico. During the persecutions of the Mexican Revolution he hid in the villages of the peasants. He lived with them and taught them catechism. Musician and music teacher. Martyr.

Saint Jesús Méndez-Montoya
Saint Jesús Méndez-Montoya

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