Blessed Dedë Maçaj

Dom Dede MacajMemorial

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Studied at the Shkodra Pontifical Seminary and then in Rome, Italy. Ordained on 19 March 1944 as a priest in the archdiocese of Shkodrë-Pult, Albania. Under the antiCatholic Communist regime in Albania, he was ordered into military service, then imprisoned, tortured and executed as a spy for the Vatican. Martyr.

Born

Died

Venerated

Beatified

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MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Dedë Maçaj“. CatholicSaints.Info. 10 November 2016. Web. 11 December 2017. <>