108 Blessed Polish Martyrs of World War Two (Feast Date: June 12)
Extract from 108 Martyrs of World War Two (Multilingual): “The 108 Martyrs of World War Two, known also as 108 Blessed Polish Martyrs (Polish: 108 błogosławionych męczenników) were Roman Catholics from Poland killed during World War II by the Nazis. Their liturgical feast day is 12 June. The 108 were beatified 13 June 1999 by Pope John Paul II at Warsaw, Poland. The group comprises 3 bishops, 52 priests, 26 members of male religious orders, 3 seminarians, 8 religious sisters and 9 lay people. There are two parishes named for the 108 Martyrs of World War Two in Powiercie in Koło County, and in Malbork, Poland.” See Picture of the 108 Polish Martyrs of World War Two. See also: FOUR SVD MARTYRS BEATIFIED IN JUNE 2001 (EN), 152 Jesuit Victims of the Nazis (EN), 108 Martyrs of World War II (EN),108 mártires de Polonia durante la segunda guerra, Beatos (SP), Beati Martiri polacchi (IT), Martiri del nazionalsocialismo (IT), Bienheureux Martyrs de Pologne (FR), Błogosławionych 108 męczenników z czasów II wojny światowej (PO).
We, at the CTF/SOS DRS have prayed for the intercession of the 108 Blessed Polish Martyrs of World War Two on behalf of those affected by the following catastrophes:
Earthquakes in Turkey (October 23, November 9, November 15) (Asia) See World Mission Rosary Intentions: November 22 – December 5, 2011.
That the Lord in His Divine Mercy – through the intercession of the Blessed Virgin Mary – may build up His Kingdom,make these mysteries a reality in our lives, strengthen us in our common mission, and come to the aid of those for whom we pray.
Instructions for Praying World Mission Rosary: