Blessed Wladyslaw Demski

Blessed Ladislao DemskiAlso known as

  • Ladislao Demski
  • Ladislaus Demski

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A professor of classical languages, he became a priest in the archdiocese of Gniezno, Poland, serving in the parish of the Blessed Virgin Mary church in Inowroclaw, Poland. Arrested by occupying Nazi forces on 2 November 1939, he was sent to the Sachsenhausen concentration camp where he was abused, tortured, and finally murdered for refusing to trample his rosary when ordered to do so by camp guards. Martyr.

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Venerated

Beatified

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Readings

You must endure everything for the Lord’s sake and complain about nothing. Blessed Wladyslaw

MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Wladyslaw Demski“. CatholicSaints.Info. 8 July 2021. Web. 7 December 2021. <>