Blessed Josaphat Chichkov

detail from an icon of Blessed Kamen Vitchev, Blessed Pavel Djidjov, and Blessed Josaphat Chichkov; swiped from the Vatican web siteAlso known as

  • Josaphat Siskov
  • Rober Matej Siskov

Memorial

Profile

Joined the Congregation of the Assumption at age 16 on 29 April 1900. Priest. Arrested by the Communist government in December 1951 for the anti-state offense of being a priest. Martyr.

Born

Died

Venerated

Beatified

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Josaphat Chichkov“. CatholicSaints.Info. 10 November 2015. Web. 31 August 2016. <>