Blessed Jarogniew Wojciechowski

Blessed Jarogniew Wojciechowski, date, location and photographer unknown; swiped from Santi e BeatiMemorial

Profile

Young layman in the archdiocese of Poznan, Poland, the son of an alcoholic manager of a cosmetics shop who eventually abandoned the family. Jarogniew found the Saleisan oratory and it became a second home. Played piano. He became a pious young man who thought deeply, worked for a thorough understanding of events, and became a natural leader. Martyred in the Nazi persecutions of World War II.

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Venerated

Beatified

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Jarogniew Wojciechowski“. CatholicSaints.Info. 18 August 2015. Web. 10 December 2016. <>