Blessed Lorenzo Moreno Nicolás

detail of an Italian holy card of Blessed Lorenzo Moreno Nicolás by Bertoni, date unknown; swiped from Santi e BeatiMemorial


At age 12, Lorenzo left school to help support his widowed mother. Worked at a railway station. Joined the Mercedarians in Lorca, Spain, making his profession on 23 September 1920. Ordained on 18 December 1926. Dean of students at the College of El Puig. Teacher for five years at a boy‘s home in Godella. Martyred in the Spanish Civil War.





MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Lorenzo Moreno Nicolás“. CatholicSaints.Info. 12 August 2015. Web. 7 December 2021. <>