Saint Atilano Cruz-Alvarado

detail of a Saint Atilano Cruz Alvarado holy card, date and artist unknown; swiped from Santi e BeatiMemorial

Profile

Priest in the archdiocese of Guadalajara, Mexico at a time when ordination was a crime in Mexico. He ministered to covert Catholics, administering the sacraments in secret and hiding from the authorities. Martyred in the Mexican Revolution.

Born

Died

Venerated

Beatified

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Atilano Cruz-Alvarado“. CatholicSaints.Info. 31 January 2019. Web. 12 December 2019. <>