Blessed Jul Bonati

Blessed Jul BonatiMemorial


He studied at the Jesuit Xaverian College in Shkodër, Albania. Ordained a priest on 8 April 1906. In 1912 he was assigned to work with the Catholic Albanians in Constantinople. Vicar General of the archdiocese of Durrës, Albania in 1927. Vicar of Vlora, Albania in 1937. Arrested for his faith by Communist authorities on 25 March 1946 and imprisoned in Vlora. Tortured and abused for several months, he was finally sentenced to 7 years in prison for remaining Christian. Martyr.





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  • “Blessed Jul Bonati“. CatholicSaints.Info. 31 August 2021. Web. 29 September 2021. <>