Servants of God

Francesco Crusats Franch

The Servant of God Fr. Francesco Crusats y Franch, a native of Seva (Barcelona – Spain), was the first Claretian to obtain the crown of martyrdom that our holy Founder desired for himself.

Michele Palau

The Servant of God Brother Miguel Palau was born in Serrateix, in the province of Barcelona, Spain, on July 24, 1868. He knocked on the doors of the Congregation on January 13, 1890. He died a saintly death in Cervera (Lleida, Spain) on October 16, 1929.

Pietro Marcer Cuscó

The Servant of God Brother Peter Marcer was born in Avinyonet del Penedés (Barcelona-Spain) in 1954. He made his profession in the Congregation in 1879 and in 1880 he was sent to Chile during the sixth Claretian expedition to America.


Jaume Clotet

God our Father, You want everyone to be able to know Your Son Jesus. We ask You to grant Father Jaume Clotet to be glorified by the Church, so that by his example there may be Christians willing to teach the Gospel, the way of Faith and Love, to all the deaf.

Se è possibile, concedimi la grazia che ti chiedo, con l’aiuto della nostra Santa Madre Maria del Silenzio. Amen. (si può pregare l’Ave Maria)

Mariano Avellana

Lord our God, who inflamed your Servant Mariano with your love and made him a zealous Missionary of your Son: grant us, through his intercession, all that we ask of you…. and deign to glorify him on earth. Grant that we may imitate his virtues and follow his example, so that we may always seek your greater glory and the salvation of our brothers and sisters. Through Christ our Lord. Amen.