Blessed Andrii Ischak

[Blessed Andrii Ischak]
Also known as

  • Andrew Ishchak
  • Andreas Iscak
  • Andrij Ishcak
  • Andriy Ishchak

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Greek Catholic. Studied at universities in Lviv, Ukraine, and Innsbruck, Austria. Doctor of theology in 1914, receiving his degree from the University of Innsbruck. Ordained in 1914. Teacher at the Lviv Theological Academy in 1928. Pastor of the Archeparchy of Lviv for the Ukrainians at Sykhiv. Martyred by retreating Soviet soldiers who passed through his village.

Born

Died

Venerated

Beatified

Canonized

  • if you have information relevant to the canonization of Blessed Andrew, contact
       Ukrain’ska Greko-Katolits’ka Tserkva
       pl. Sviatoho Yura 5
       L’viv 79000, UKRAINE
       - or -
       Chiesa S. Sofia Ucraina
       Via Boccea, 478
       00166 Roma, ITALY

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MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Andrii Ischak”. Saints.SQPN.com. 1 April 2010. Web. 24 April 2014. <http://saints.sqpn.com/blessed-andrii-ischak/>