Blessed José Antón Gómez

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Benedictine monk, Solesmes Congregation. Priest. Prior of his house in Madrid, Spain in 1919. He restored the church of Our Lady of Montserrat in Madrid, and formed a small community of brothers there. When the antiCatholic persecutions of the Spanish Civil War began, he dissolved the community and sent them all into hiding. When the militia found Father José, he was sentenced to death for being a priest, and executed. Martyr.

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Beatified

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  • “Blessed José Antón Gómez“. CatholicSaints.Info. 31 October 2016. Web. 3 December 2016. <>