Bl. Ignacy Franczuk
Feast day: January 24
1824 - 1874
Beatified By: 6 October 1996 by Pope John Paul II
Ignacy Franczuk was a layman and father of seven children from Derlo, Poland. Ignacy was a Marytrs of Podlasie. When Blessed Daniel Karmasz was killed, Ignacy picked up the cross Daniel had carried, and encou
raged the others to help defend their church.