Blessed Józef Kut

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Parish priest in Goscieszyn, archdiocese of Poznan, Poland. Arrested October by the Gestapo during the Nazi occupation of Poland, he was imprisoned and tortured in the Dachau concentration camp. Through the intervention of some influential friends, Father Józef was offered release if he would renounce his priesthood; he refused and stayed. Martyr.

Born

Died

  • 18 September 1942 in the Dachau concentration camp, Oberbayern, Germany of starvation, disease, abuse and neglect

Venerated

Beatified

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Józef Kut“. CatholicSaints.Info. 18 July 2021. Web. 21 September 2021. <>