Blessed Józef Jankowski

Blessed Józef JankowskiAlso known as

  • prisoner 16895

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Second of eight children of Robert and Michalina Jankowski. Joined the Pallottines in 1929, making his final vows on 5 August 1931. Ordained on 2 August 1936 in the archdiocese of Gniezno, Poland. Particularly involved in ministry to children and young people, working as a chaplain and catechist in schools in the area of Ołtarzew, Poland. Seminary treasurer and director of novices on 31 March 1941. Had a devotion to Saint Teresa of Avila who inspired his interior spiritual life. Tortured and martyred in the Nazi persecutions.

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  • “Blessed Józef Jankowski“. CatholicSaints.Info. 15 October 2015. Web. 4 December 2016. <>