Blessed Carmelo Juan Pérez Rodríguez

Blessed Carmelo Juan Pérez RodríguezMemorial


Baptized at the age of two days. Member of the Salesians of Don Bosco, making his profession at Carabanchel Alto in Madrid, Spain on 10 July 1927. He studied for the priesthood there and then in Turin, Italy, and was a sub-deacon when the Spanish Civil War began. When he returned to Madrid on a break, he was spotted as a religious brother, imprisoned and eventually murdered by antiCatholic forces. Martyr.





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  • “Blessed Carmelo Juan Pérez Rodríguez“. CatholicSaints.Info. 29 December 2019. Web. 20 September 2021. <>