July 27 – Titus Brandsma

Posted July 27, 2019 10:40 pm by Amy Welborn

July 27 – Titus Brandsma

Today we remember the Dutch Carmelite, outspoken critic of the Nazis, who died in Dachau on July 26, 1942.  From a Carmelite website: Born in the Frisian city of Bolsward, Holland, in 1881, Bl. Titus Brandsma joined the Carmelites while still young and was ordained priest in 1905. He undertook further studies in Rome and […]

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