Posts Tagged ‘martyrs

Beatification of 74 Christian Brothers

Posted by: admin in: ● October 9, 2013

Martyrs of Almería, Spain. November 16

Posted by: admin in: ● November 15, 2011

On November 16 we celebrate the Feast of our Saintly Brother Martyrs of Almería, Spain. BLESSED MARTYRS OF ALMERIA Brother José Cecilio Rodríguez González Brother Amalio Zariquiegui Mendoza Brother Valerio Bernardo Herrero Martínez Brother Edmigio Primo Rodríguez Brother Evencio Ricardo Alonso Uyarra Brother Aurelio María Villalón Acebrón Brother Teodomiro Joaquin Sáiz Sáiz Shortly after the […]

Blessed Martyrs of Turón (Asturias, Spain)

Posted by: admin in: ● October 9, 2011

The martyrs of Turón were a group of eight De La Salle Christian Brothers  and a Passionist priest who were executed by revolutionaries in Spain  in October 1934. They were canonized in 1999 by Pope John Paul II. Turón, a coal-mining town in the Asturias Province in Northwestern Spain, was the center of anti-government and […]

Commemoration of the Blessed Martyrs of Valencia, Spain

Posted by: admin in: ● September 19, 2011

Brothers Florencio Martín, Bertrán Francisco, Ambrosio León, Elías Julián, Honorato Andrés, and Father Leonardo O. Buera, chaplain of the Bonanova School, gave their lives for being faithful to their roles as ministers and ambassadors of Jesus Christ. When religious persecution began in Spain, they were working peacefully in the educational institutions in the Lasallian District […]

Knowing our Lasallian Heritage. September 2

Posted by: admin in: ● September 1, 2011

Martyrs of the French Revolution   Blessed Solomon Leclerq Blessed Léon Mopinot Blessed Roger Faverge Blessed Uldaric Guilaume Once the monarchy had been overthrown early in the French Revolution, the next target was the Church. In 1790 the Civil Constitution of the Clergy gave the state complete control over the Church in France. In order […]


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