Priest in the diocese of Veracruz, Mexico. Known as an athletic, gentle and charitable man. Martyred in the persecutions of the Mexican Revolution as he was about to start a catechism class for children.
- 20 November 2005 by Pope Benedict XVI
- recognition celebrated by Cardinal José Saraiva Martins in a soccer stadium in Guadalajara, Mexico
- “Blessed Darío Acosta Zurita“. CatholicSaints.Info. 24 July 2016. Web. 21 January 2017. <>