Blessed Ángel Ramos Velázquez

illustration of Blessed Ángel Ramos Velázquez, date and artist unknown; swiped from Santi e BeatiMemorial


Pilgrim to Rome, Italy at age 15 after which he joined the Salesians of Don Bosco at their house at Sarria outside Barcelona, Spain, making his profession in 1900. An artist, he used painting and theatre as fields for spreading the faith. Captured at an inn where he was hiding from antiChristian militia-men, he was martyred in the Spanish Civil War.





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MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Ángel Ramos Velázquez“. CatholicSaints.Info. 28 May 2018. Web. 21 April 2021. <>