Blessed Josep Rabasa Betanachs

detail of an illustration of Blessed Josep Rabasa Betanachs, date and artist unknown; swiped from Santi e BeatiMemorial


Worked as a cook at the Salesian house in Sarria, Barcelona, Spain. Joined the Salesians a co-adjutor brother in 1892, and continued to work in the house’s kitchen until his health began to fail in old age. At the outbreak of the Spanish Civil War, he worked with the wounded the Salesian infirmary, but was executed for holding to his faith. Martyr.





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MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Josep Rabasa Betanachs“. CatholicSaints.Info. 31 October 2017. Web. 16 January 2021. <>