Bl. Ramon Oromi Sulla
May 3, Blessed


Born on September 16, 1875 in Salàs de Pallars, Lleida, Spain.Priest. Member of the Sons of the Holy Family; worked as secretary for his Institute. Publisher of their magazine. Wrote the first biography of Saint Josep Manyanet-y-Vives. Catechist and spiritual director for young people, working closely with those with a call to religious life. Promoted devotion to the Holy Family as a way for families to stay together. Arrested on 19 April 1937 by anti–Church forces. One of the Martyrs of the Spanish Civil War. Died on May 3, 1937 in Montcada, Barcelona, Spain. His body was thrown into a common grave.


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