Blessed Ángel Ramos Velázquez

illustration of Blessed Ángel Ramos Velázquez, date and artist unknown; swiped from Santi e BeatiMemorial

Profile

Pilgrim to Rome, Italy at age 15 after which he joined the Salesians of Don Bosco at their house at Sarria outside Barcelona, Spain, making his profession in 1900. An artist, he used painting and theatre as fields for spreading the faith. Captured at an inn where he was hiding from antiChristian militia-men, he was martyred in the Spanish Civil War.

Born

Died

Venerated

Beatified

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Ángel Ramos Velázquez“. CatholicSaints.Info. 11 October 2016. Web. 23 November 2017. <>