Saint Casimir Jagiellon (Polish: Kazimierz, Lithuanian: Kazimieras, Latin: Casimirus; 3 October, 1458 – 4 March, 1484) was a prince of the Kingdom of Poland and of the Grand Duchy of Lithuania. Second son of King Casimir IV Jagiellon , he was tutored by Johannes Longinus , a Polish chronicler and diplomat .https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Saint_Casimir
Saint Casimir Jagiellon (Polish: Kazimierz, Lithuanian: Kazimieras, Latin: Casimirus; 3 October, 1458 – 4 March, 1484) was a prince of the Kingdom of Poland and of the Grand Duchy of Lithuania. Second son of King Casimir IV Jagiellon , he was tutored by Johannes Longinus , a Polish chronicler and diplomat .
Casimir grew up in a world where his life was not his own. As a prince of Poland, the second son of King Casimir IV and Elizabeth of Austria, his life was scheduled to cement his father's authority and increase Poland's power. Casimir realized from an early age that his life belonged to ...
While Saint Casimir was born into a noble family, and was himself in line to be king, he opted instead for a life of prayer, and as a youth vowed perpe Saint Casimir - Franciscan Media Casimir, born of kings and in line (third among 13 children) to be a king himself, was filled with exceptional values and learning by a great teacher, John Dlugosz.
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Patron saint of Poland and Lithuania. He was born in 1458 or 1460, the third of thirteen children of King Casimir IV and Elizabeth of Austria, daughter of Albert II of Habsburg. He was born on October 3, 1460, in the royal palace at Cracow, Poland. The young prince was trained in spirituality and ...
Saint-Casimir is a small village of about 1800 people in the Portneuf Regional County Municipality in the province of Quebec, Canada.It is located on the Sainte-Anne River, about 80 kilometres (50 mi) southwest of Quebec City and 50 kilometres (31 mi) northeast of Trois-Rivières.
Casimir is the patron of Poland and Lithuania, though he is honoured as far as Belgium and Naples. In Poland and Lithuania churches and chapels are dedicated to him, as at Rozana and on the River Dzwina near Potocka, where he is said to have contributed miraculously to a victory of the Polish army over the Russians.
Saint Casimir searched for God as a child and youth, as all children do. But his search unearthed a treasure very early on. What Casimir sought, Poland provided. Casimir imbued so totally what his Catholic birthplace offered that he is considered an emblematic Polish prince: pious, just, chaste, poor, and strong.
On March 4, the Catholic Church honors Saint Casimir Jagiellon, a prince whose life of service to God has made him a patron saint of Poland, Lithuania, and young people. In 1984, Pope John Paul II ...
This site will always be a work in progress. Saint Casimir was once the largest Polish parish west of Woodward in the City of Detroit. It was established in 1882 and grew quickly. This growth required several building projects and land expansion. The parish closed in 1989 after serving the community for over 100 years.
Consecrated 1903. Saint Casimir Catholic Cemetery opened to serve the Lithuanian Catholic Community. Consecrated 1903. Saint Casimir Catholic Cemetery opened to serve the Lithuanian Catholic Community.
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