Blessed Alfons Maria Mazurek

Also known as

  • Alfons Maria of the Holy Spirit
  • Alphonsus Mary of the Holy Spirit
  • Joseph Mazurek
  • Józef Mazurek

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Profile

Discalced Carmelite friar, taking the name Alfons Maria of the Holy Spirit. Ordained in July 1916. Teacher and noted administrator. Professor at the Carmelite minor seminary. Prefect of the seminary. Prior of the Carmelite monastery at Czerna, Poland in 1930. Under his leadership, the house renewed their evangelization work in the community. Murdered by Nazis for being a Christian leader. One of the 108 Polish Martyrs of World War II.

Born

Died

Venerated

Beatified

Canonized

  • if you have information relevant to the canonization of Blessed Alfons, contact
       Postulacja Generalna Procesu Meczenników Kosciola w Polsce
       ul. Karnkowskiego 3
       87-800 Wloclawek, POLAND
Additional Information

Readings

All our sanctity and perfection consists in conforming ourselves to the will of God, which is the sole and supreme rule of perfection and of holiness. - Blessed Alfons

MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Alfons Maria Mazurek“. Saints.SQPN.com. 21 August 2014. Web. 15 September 2014. <>