Blessed Kazimierz Grelewski

Blessed Kazimierz GrelewskiAlso known as

  • Casimiro Grelewski

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Brother of Blessed Stefan Grelewski. Parish priest, teacher and prefect of schools in the diocese of Radom, Poland. Arrested by the Gestapo on 24 January 1941 and deported to the Dachau concentration camp as part of the Nazi persecution of Christians. He was murdered by a guard who was angry because Father Kazimierz would not stop forgiving those who beat him. Martyr.

Born

Died

Venerated

Beatified

Additional Information

Readings

Love God! Blessed Kazimierz last words, shouted from the gallows to the people who were hanging him

MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Kazimierz Grelewski“. CatholicSaints.Info. 18 September 2021. Web. 8 December 2021. <>