Who are the priests who defended Jose Rizal when he was still alive and how did they defend him?
- Anonymous1 decade agoFavorite Answer
1. Fr. Sanchez - Rizal's teacher in Ateneo, defended and praised Noli in public.
2. Rev. Vicente Garcia - a Filipino catholic priest, wrote a defense of the Noli which was published in Singapore.
There are others who became his friends but didn't really defended Him.Source(s): Bioraphy of Rizal by G. Zaide
- MoncLv 61 decade ago
I don't know that they did. He had two priests trying to get him to return to the Church while he was still in Spain.
Many of his supporters say that he didn't return to Catholicism before his death, and reports to the contrary are propaganda.