Blessed Manuel Medina y Olmos

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Ordained on 19 December 1891. Auxiliary bishop of Granada, Spain and titular bishop of Amorium on 14 December 1925. Bishop of Guadix, Spain on 2 October 1928. One of the Martyrs of Almeria killed during the Spanish Civil War.
Born
9 August 1869 at Lanteira, Spain
Died
shot on 30 August 1936
Beatified
10 October 1993 by Pope John Paul II
Canonized
pending
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Readings
We have done nothing to deserve death, but I forgive you so that the Lord will also forgive us. May our blood be the last shed in Almeria.

- Blessed Manuel's last words, spoke to his executioners

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