Blessed Juli Junyer Padern

Blessed Juli Junyer PadernAlso known as

  • Julius
  • Julio

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Salesian, making his profession in 1912. Ordained in 1921. Taught philosophy, literature and Gregory chant in Girona, Spain, and served as spiritual director to other Salesians. Arrested by anti-Catholic forces in 1938, but was released. Helped some other Salesians escape across the border, which led to Father Juli’s re-arrest for treason and espionage. Martyred in the Spanish Civil War.

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Beatified

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MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Juli Junyer Padern“. CatholicSaints.Info. 12 April 2015. Web. 19 April 2015. <>