Blessed Enric Canadell Quintana

photograph of Blessed Enric Canadell Quintana, date, location and photographer unknown; swiped from Santi e BeatiAlso known as

  • Father Enric of the Sacred Hearts



Son of Francisco Canadell Presta and Margarita Quintana, Enric was baptized at the age of one day. Joined the Piarists on 22 October 1905 in Moyà, Spain, making his solemn vows on 29 June 1912. Priest, ordained on 20 September 1913 in Lérida, Spain. Teacher in the Piarist schools in the Spanish cities of Mataro, Barcelona and Balaguer, and served as vice-rector of the school in Barcelona. Martyred in the Spanish Civil War.





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MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Enric Canadell Quintana“. CatholicSaints.Info. 12 January 2018. Web. 9 December 2021. <>