Blessed Juli Junyer Padern

Also known as

  • Julius
  • Julio

Memorial

Profile

Salesian, making his profession in 1912. Ordained in 1921. Taught philosophy, literature and Gregory chant in Girona, Spain, and served as spiritual director to other Salesians. Arrested by anti-Catholic forces in 1938, but was released. Helped some other Salesians escape across the border, which led to Father Juli’s re-arrest for treason and espionage. Martyred in the Spanish Civil War.

Born

Died

Venerated

Beatified

Canonized

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       Rev. Pierluigi Cameroni, SDB
       Inspectoría Salesiana San José
       C/ Sagunto, 192
       46009 Valencia, SPAIN
Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Juli Junyer Padern“. Saints.SQPN.com. 26 March 2014. Web. 14 July 2014. <>