Blessed Lorenzo Lizasoáin Lizaso

Blessed Lorenzo Lizasoáin LizasoAlso known as

  • Jorge Luis
  • Aniceto Lizasoáin Lizaso
  • Aniceto María Miguel



The son of Miguel Ángel Lizasoain and Francisca Lizaso; he was baptized at the age of one day, and grew up speaking the Basque language. He was known as a good student, a great team mate in sports, and for an early call to religious life. He had some trouble in seminary as Spanish was his second language, and difficult for him. He joined the Redemptorists on 15 October 1895, making his profession on 15 October 1896, and taking the name Aniceto María Miguel. Martyred in the Spanish Civil War.





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  • “Blessed Lorenzo Lizasoáin Lizaso“. CatholicSaints.Info. 12 May 2021. Web. 19 September 2021. <>