Priest and vicar-general of the archdiocese of Poznan, Poland. Chaplain of the Congregation of the Holy Archangels. Studied social science at the university in Poznan. Arrested for his faith in September 1939 during the Nazi invasion of Poland. Imprisoned in the Dachau concentration camp, he ministered to other prisoners, said a rosary daily as long as his health lasted, and was used for medical experimentation until the procedures killed him. Martyr.
See you in God’s kingdom. – Blessed Marian’s final words
- “Blessed Marian Konopinski“. CatholicSaints.Info. 31 December 2016. Web. 19 January 2017. <>