Blessed Aurelio da Vinalesa

Also known as

  • José Ample Alcaide

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Third of seven children. Joined the Franciscan Capuchins in 1912, making his perpetual vows on 18 December 1917. Studied and was ordained in Rome, Italy on 26 March 1921. Director of philosophy and theology at the Capuchin school in Orihuela, Alicante, Spain. Martyred in the persecutions of the Second Spanish Republic.

Born

Died

Venerated

Beatified

Canonized

  • if you have information relevant to the canonization of Blessed Aurelio, contact
       Fra Florio Tessari, OFMCap
       Fraternidad de Capuchinos
       Cirilo Amoros, 67
       46004 Valencia, SPAIN
Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Aurelio da Vinalesa“. Saints.SQPN.com. 21 August 2014. Web. 19 September 2014. <>