Blessed Nikita Budka

[photograph of Blessed Nikita]
Also known as

  • Nykyta Budka
  • Mykyta Budka

Memorial

Profile

Greek-Catholic. Studied theology in Vienna and Innsbruck, Austria, graduating in 1905. Ordained on 25 October 1905. First bishop for Ukrainian Catholics in Canada on 15 July 1912. Auxiliary bishop of Lviv, Ukraine on 14 October 1912. Vicar General of the Metropolitan Curia in Lviv in 1928. Arrested for his faith and sentenced to eight years in the Soviet concentration camps on 11 April 1945. Martyr.

Born

Died

Venerated

Beatified

Canonized

  • if you have information relevant to this Cause, contact
       Ukrain’ska Greko-Katolits’ka Tserkva
       pl. Sviatoho Yura 5
       L’viv 79000, UKRAINE

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Nikita Budka“. Saints.SQPN.com. 12 November 2013. Web. 23 July 2014. <>