Bishop Manuel Irurita Almándoz

Bishop Manuel Irurita AlmándozProfile

Ordained a priest in 1901. Chosen bishop of Lérida, Spain on 20 December 1926. Chosen bishop of Barcelona, Spain on 13 March 1930. Murdered by antiChristian forces in the Spanish Civil War. His Cause for Canonization as a martyr has opened.



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MLA Citation

  • “Bishop Manuel Irurita Almándoz“. CatholicSaints.Info. 15 March 2020. Web. 27 October 2021. <>