Blessed Hryhorii Khomyshyn

Blessed Grzegorz ChomyszynAlso known as

  • Gregor Khomysyn
  • Gregory Chomyshyn
  • Gregory Khomyshyn
  • Grzegorz Chomyszyn
  • 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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MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Hryhorii Khomyshyn“. CatholicSaints.Info. 2 April 2010. Web. 30 August 2015. <>