Tuesday, October 19, 2021

Blessed Kazimierz Grelewski – Saint of the Day – January 9

Bl. Kazimierz Grelewski Biography

Bl. Kazimierz Grelewski Profile. Born: 20 January 1907 in Poland, Europe. Worked in Poland. Died: 9 January 1942 in Oberbayern, Germany. Feast Day is celebrated on January 9.


The Memorial of Bl. Kazimierz Grelewski – Saint of the Day

Bl. Kazimierz Grelewski Biography, Feast Day, Date of Birth, Country of Birth, Profession, Place of Work, Date of Death, Place of Death, Beatification Date, Canonization Date

Date of Birth 20 January 1907
Country of Birth Poland of Europe
Matrimony/Holy Orders Saints who were Priests
Profession N/A
Place of Work Poland
Date of Death 9 January 1942
Place of Death Oberbayern, Germany
Feast Day January 9
Beatification Beatified by Pope John Paul II on  13 June 1999 
Canonization Canonized by N/A
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Blessed’s Biography

Blessed Kazimierz Grelewski was born in 1907 and was a younger brother of Blessed Stefan Grelewski. They both became secular priests in Radom’s diocese. Kazimierz was a youth educator, head of the school in Radom. 

At the beginning of 1941, Casimiro Grelewski was arrested by the Gestapo with his brother and brought to the Dachau concentration camp in Bavaria in Germany, which had a special department for imprisoned Catholic clergy. He was hanged on 9 January 1942 in the prison camp at Dachau, Oberbayern, Germany.

Blessed Kazimierz Grelewski
Blessed Kazimierz Grelewski

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