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Blessed Carlos Rodriguez Santiago

We need Catholics who are alert to the present moment... Modern Catholics who know how to nourish themselves in the past but whose eyes are fixed on the future.

    Facts about Bl. Carlos Rodriguez Santiago

  • Carlos was a faithful Puerto Rican layman who lived from 1918-1963
  • He loved nature and playing piano. From a young age, he suffered from Ulcerative Colitis, but he never let this undermine his commitment to Christ.
  • Carlos taught catechism and zealously promoted a greater understanding of the liturgy among laypeople.