Blessed Emilio Puente González

Blessed Emilio Puente GonzálezAlso known as

  • Brother Bernardo

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Raised in a pious family, Emilio was baptized at the age of one day, confirmed when he was 5, had an aunt who was a Piarist, three uncles and three cousins who were members of the Congregation of San Pedro ad Vincula. Educated by an uncle who was a diocesan priest. Emilio joined the Congregation himself in Marseille, France, making his profession on 19 March 1930, and began studying for the priesthood. Imprisoned and murdered for being a religious during the Spanish Civil War. Martyr.

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Beatified

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  • “Blessed Emilio Puente González“. CatholicSaints.Info. 2 February 2019. Web. 18 July 2019. <>