Blessed Pedro Rivera

Also known as

  • Candido

Memorial

Profile

Franciscan, taking the name Pedro. Studied in Osimo, Italy, made his solemn vows as a Franciscan in Rome, Italy in 1933, and was ordained in 1935. Superior of the Franciscan community at Granollers, Spain. Known as a model of religious life, a supporter of higher education for his brothers, and his devotion to the Eucharist and Blessed Virgin Mary. Martyred in the Spanish Civil War.

Born

Died

Venerated

Beatified

Canonized

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       Fra Angelo Paleri, OFMConv
       Convento Ntra. Sra. de Montserrat
       Plaza J. Verdaguer, 7
       08400 Granollers (Barcelona), SPAIN
Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Pedro Rivera“. Saints.SQPN.com. 31 August 2014. Web. 20 September 2014. <>