Blessed José Canet Ginet

Blessed José Canet GinetMemorial


Born to a poor family. Studied at the seminary in Valencia, Spain. Ordained a priest in the archdiocese of Valencia, Spain in 1930. Parish priest in Catamarruch and Margarida; in both places he revitalized parish life, and developed a ministry to the poor and prisoners. Helped spread devotion to the Sacred Heart of Jesus. At the outbreak of the Spanish Civil War, Father José withdrew to live with his parents, but was located, arrested by antiCatholic militia, and executed. Martyr.





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  • “Blessed José Canet Ginet“. CatholicSaints.Info. 28 May 2018. Web. 11 May 2021. <>