Blessed Marian Górecki

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Son of Tomas and Petronela Górecki. Joined the army at age 17 fight in the Polish-Bolshevik war. Following his service, he entered the seminary, graduating with honors, and being ordained on 1 July 1928. Curate in Leszno, Poland. Prefect of the seminary in Kozmin and Wolsztyn. Assigned in 1933 to work with the Polish community in Gdansk, Poland, serving as chaplain to several organizations. On 1 September 1939, the day Nazi Germany invaded Poland, Father Bronislaw and other priests were arrested, beaten and sent to a series of concentration camps. Executed for being actively Catholic. Martyr.

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Canonized

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       Rev. Tomasz Kaczmarek
       Postulacja Generalna Procesu Meczenników Kosciola w Polsce
       ul. Karnkowskiego 3
       87-800 Wloclawek, POLAND

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MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Marian Górecki“. Saints.SQPN.com. 6 February 2014. Web. 20 August 2014. <>