Blessed Juan Barrera Méndez

Memorial

Profile

Child of the diocese of Quiché, Guatemala. He was member of Catholic Action, and taught the faith to small children. Abducted, tortured for hours, then murdered by government forces at the age of 12. Martyr.

Born

Died

Venerated

Beatified

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Juan Barrera Méndez“. CatholicSaints.Info. 16 January 2021. Web. 26 January 2021. <>