Blessed Hryhorii Khomyshyn

[Blessed Hryhorii Khomyshyn]
Also known as

  • Gregor Khomysyn
  • Gregory Chomyshyn
  • Gregory Khomyshyn
  • Hryhorij Khomyshyn
  • Hryhorij Khomysyn
  • Hryhory Khomyshyn
  • Hryhory Khomysyn

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Greek Catholic. Ordained on 18 November 1893. Studied theology at Vienna, Austria from 1894 to 1899. Rector of the seminary in Lviv, Ukraine in 1902. Bishop of Stanislaviv (modern Ivano-Frankivsk), Ukraine on 6 May 1904. Arrested for his faith in 1939 by the NKVD. Arrested again in April 1945; deported to Kiev, Ukraine. Died in prison. One of the Martyrs Killed Under Communist Regimes in Eastern Europe

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Canonized

  • if you have information relevant to the canonization of Blessed Basil, 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 Hryhorii Khomyshyn“. Saints.SQPN.com. 16 January 2014. Web. 22 September 2014. <>