Blessed José Pascual Carda Saporta

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Ordained on 12 August 1918. Member of the Diocesan Laborer Priests of the Sacred Heart of Jesus. Prefect of the seminary in Zaragoza, Spain and then of Tarragona, Spain. Parish priest in Mexico for two years, expelled in the antiCatholic revolt. Spiritual director of seminaries in Valladolid, Spain and Valencia, Spain. He attempted to return to ministry in Mexico, but priests were being denied entry, and he resumed work administering seminaries, supporting seminarians, and encouraging vocations. Martyred in the Spanish Civil War.

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  • “Blessed José Pascual Carda Saporta“. CatholicSaints.Info. 3 September 2017. Web. 17 November 2018. <>