St Pedro de Jesús Maldonado-Lucero – Feast Day – May 21

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St Pedro de Jesús Maldonado-Lucero, also known as Peter of Jesus Maldonado, was a Catholic Priest born on June 15 1892 in Chihuáhua City, Chihuáhua, Mexico. He was shot in the forehead and died as a martyr on February 11 1937 in Chihuáhua City, Chihuáhua, Mexico during the Cristeros rebellion in Mexico. He is one of the martyrs of the Cristero War. We celebrate his feast day on May 21 every year in the Catholic Church.

The Memorial of Saint Pedro de Jesús Maldonado-Lucero – Feast Day

St Pedro de Jesús Maldonado-Lucero Biography

Date of Birth June 15 1892
Country/Place of Birth Chihuáhua City, Chihuáhua, Mexico
Matrimony/Holy Orders Saints who were Priests
Profession Catholic Priest
Place of Work Santa Isabel, archdiocese of Chihuáhua, Mexico
Date of Death February 11 1937
Place of Death Chihuáhua City, Chihuáhua, Mexico
Feast Day May 21
Beatification Beatified by Pope John Paul II on November 22 1992
Canonization Canonized by Pope John Paul II on May 21 2000
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St. Pedro de Jesús Maldonado-Lucero Biography

St. Pedro de Jesús Maldonado-Lucero was a parish priest in Santa Isabel in the archdiocese of Chihuahua, Mexico. Beaten and martyred in the anti-catholic persecutions of the Mexican Revolution.

St. Pedro de Jesús Maldonado-Lucero
St. Pedro de Jesús Maldonado-Lucero

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