Blessed James of Strepar

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Born to the Polish nobility. Franciscan. Guardian of the Franciscan friary in Lviv, Poland. Defended mendicant friars from attacks by secular clergy. Vicar-general of Franciscan missions in western Russia. Archbishop of Halicz, Galacia in 1392. Built religious houses, schools, hospitals and churches, and brought Polish priests to his diocese.

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Beatified

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MLA Citation

  • “Blessed James of Strepar“. Saints.SQPN.com. 20 October 2013. Web. 25 July 2014. <>