Blessed Giuseppe Girotti

Blessed Giuseppe GirottiMemorial

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Dominican priest, making his religious profession in 1923 and being ordained on 3 August 1930. Studied at the École Biblique in Jerusalem. Taught scriptural studies at the Dominican Theological Seminary at Turin, Italy. Arrested by Nazi authorities on 19 August 1944 for arranging hideouts and escape routes for Jews, and shuffled from one concentration camp to another before his death. He spent his time ministering to other prisoners. Martyr.

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       Rev. Vito Tomás Gómez García, OP
       Frati Domenicani
       Via S. Domenico, 1
       10023 Chieri (TO), ITALY
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MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Giuseppe Girotti“. Saints.SQPN.com. 8 May 2014. Web. 21 September 2014. <>