Saint Toribio Romo González

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Ordained at age 21; he had to receive special dispensation from the Vatican to be ordained so young. Parish priest in Tequila, Jalisco, archdiocese of Guadalajara, Mexico. Parish priest in Agua Caliente, Mexico. Known for a great devotion to the Eucharist. Murdered during the Mexican Revolution for being a priest. One of the Martyrs of the Cristero Wars.

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Readings

Lord, do not leave me nor permit a day of my life pass without my saying the Mass, without receiving your embrace in communion. - prayer of Saint Toribio

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Toribio Romo González“. Saints.SQPN.com. 28 January 2014. Web. 31 July 2014. <>