Tuesday, August 20, 2019

Blessed Jerzy Popieluszko – Saint of the Day – October 19

Blessed Jerzy Popieluszko Biography

Blessed Jerzy Popieluszko Profile. Born: 14 September 1947 in Poland, Europe. Worked in Poland. Died: 20 October 1984 in Pomorskie, Poland. Feast Day is celebrated on October 19.

The Memorial of Blessed Jerzy Popieluszko – Saint of the Day

Blessed Jerzy Popieluszko 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 14 September 1947
Country of Birth Poland in Europe
Matrimony/Holy Orders Blesseds who were Priests
Profession Missionary
Place of Work Poland
Date of Death 20 October 1984
Place of Death Pomorskie, Poland
Feast Day October 19
Beatification Beatified by Pope Benedict XVI on 6 June 2010
Canonization Canonized by N/A
Patron Saint of

Blessed Jerzy Popieluszko Biography

Blessed Jerzy Popieluszko was destined to a farm family. Appointed on 28 May 1972 in the archdiocese of Warsaw, Poland. Noted and vocal enemy of Communist minister during the time of Communist standard in Poland. Worked intimately with the counter Communist Solidarity association development. At the point when military law was proclaimed in Poland to stifle restriction, the Church kept on neutralizing the Communists, and

Father Jerzy’s messages were communicated on Radio Free Europe. The mystery police undermined and compelled him to stop, yet he overlooked them. They exaggerated proof and captured him in 1983, however the Church chain of command demonstrated that they would battle the charges; the bogus allegations were dropped, Father Jerzy was discharged, proceeded with his work, and was absolved in a general acquittal of 22 July 1984.

The Communists attempted a few times to kill him and make it resemble a mishap or mysterious assault, however, they quit concealing their expectations, and the mystery police essentially grabbed and killed Father Jerzy.

Bl. Jerzy Popieluszko
Bl. Jerzy Popieluszko