Maximilian Kolbe

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St. Maximilian Kolbe, O.F.M. Conv.
Fr.Maximilian Kolbe 1939.jpg
Apostle o Consecration tae Mary
Releegious, priest an martyr
Born 8 Januar 1894(1894-01-08)
Zduńska Wola, Kinrick o Poland, Russian Empire
Dee'd 14 August 1941(1941-08-14) (aged 47)
Auschwitz concentration camp, Nazi Germany
Honored in Roman Catholic Kirk, Lutheran Kirk, Anglican Kirk
Beatifee'd 17 October 1971, St. Peter's Basilica, Vatican Ceety[1] by Pape Paul VI
Canonizit 10 October 1982, St. Peter's Basilica, Vatican Ceety by Pape John Paul II
Major shrine Basilica o the Immaculate Mediatrix o Grace, Niepokalanów,
Teresin, Masovian Voivodeship, Poland
Feast 14 August
Attributes Prison uniform, needle bein injectit intae an arm
Patronage Against drog addictions, drog addicts, faimilies, imprisoned fowk, jurnalists, poleetical prisoners, prisoners, pro-life muivement, amateur radio.[2]

Saunt Maximilian Maria Kolbe, O.F.M. Conv. (Pols: Maksymilian Maria Kolbe [maksɨˌmʲilʲjan ˌmarʲja ˈkɔlbɛ]; 8 Januar 1894 – 14 August 1941) wis a Pols Conventual Franciscan friar, who volunteered tae die in place of a stranger in the German daith camp o Auschwitz, locatit in German-occupied Poland during Warld War II.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Biographical Data Summary". Consecration Militia of the Immaculata. Archived frae the original on 2 Januar 2014. Retrieved 10 October 2012. 
  2. Saints Index; Catholic Forum.com, Saint Maximilian Kolbe