Blessed Edward Kazmierski

Blessed Edward Kazmierski, date, location and photographer unknown; swiped from Santi e BeatiMemorial

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Son of a poor cobbler in the archdiocese of Poznan, Poland. He managed to finish elementary school, but had to leave to work to help the family. A pious boy, he joined the Salesian youth oratory and spent his free time there in Eucharistic adoration, singing in the choir and as a soloist, and writing music. Made the pilgrimage to Czestokowa, walking over 300 miles to the shrine. Martyred in the Nazi persecutions of World War II.

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MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Edward Kazmierski“. CatholicSaints.Info. 18 August 2015. Web. 5 December 2016. <>