Blessed Hryhorii Lakota

Blessed Hryhorii LakotaAlso known as

  • Gregor Lakota
  • Gregory Lakota
  • Hryhorij Lakota
  • Hryhory Lakota

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Greek Catholic. Studied theology at Lviv, Ukraine. Ordained in 1908 at Przemysl (in modern Poland). Doctor of theology at Vienna, Austria in 1911. Professor at the Ukrainian seminary at Przemysl in 1913. Rector of the seminary. Auxiliary bishop of Przemysl, Poland on 16 May 1926. Arrested for his faith on 9 June 1946; sentenced to ten years at Vorkuta, Russia. Died in prison. One of the Martyrs Killed Under Communist Regimes in Eastern Europe.

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  • “Blessed Hryhorii Lakota“. CatholicSaints.Info. 11 April 2015. Web. 30 May 2015. <>