Blessed Mikel Suma

Blessed Mikel SumaAlso known as

  • Gaspër

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Studied philosphy and theology in Shkodrë, Albania, the Austrian cities of Vienna, Grac and Lankowitz, and in Genoa, Italy. Ordained a priest in Genoa on 24 July 1921. Franciscan Friar Minor. Taught at the seminary in Shkodrë. Imprisoned for his faith by Communists authorities on 24 May 1948, he was given a show trial and sentenced to prison where he died. Martyr.

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Venerated

Beatified

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MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Mikel Suma“. CatholicSaints.Info. 3 April 2019. Web. 20 November 2019. <>