Blessed Juan Agramunt y Riera

Blessed Juan Agramunt y Riera, date unknown; swiped from Santi e BeatiAlso known as

  • Juan of the Sacred Hearts



Son of Jose Agramunt and Antonia Riera. Began his Piarist novitiate in August 1922, making his solemn vows on 15 February 1928. Priest, ordained on 28 December 1930. Taught at Albacete, Spain. Transferred to the College of Castellón de la Plana in September 1935. When the persecutions of the Spanish Civil War began, he went into hiding at the home of his parents in Almazora, Spain, but was arrested by antiCatholic militants on 7 August 1936. Martyr.





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MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Juan Agramunt y Riera“. CatholicSaints.Info. 8 January 2018. Web. 13 May 2021. <>