Sunday, July 12, 2020

Blessed Jak Bushati – Saint of the Day – February 12

Bl. Jak Bushati Biography

Blessed Jak Bushati Profile. Born: 8 August 1890 in Albania, Europe. Worked in Albania. Died: 12 February 1949 in Shkodrë, Albania. Feast Day is celebrated on February 12.

The Memorial of Blessed Jak Bushati – Saint of the Day

Bl. Jak Bushati Biography, Feast Day, Date of Birth, Country of Birth, Profession, Place of Work, Date of Death, Place of Death, Beatification Date, Canonization Date

Date of Birth 8 August 1890
Country of Birth Albania of Europe
Matrimony/Holy Orders Blesseds who were Priests
Profession Missionary work
Place of Work Albania
Date of Death 12 February 1949
Place of Death Shkodrë, Albania
Feast Day February 12
Beatification Beatified by Pope Francis on 5 November 2016
Canonization Canonized by N/A
Patron Saint of N/A

Bl. Jak Bushati Biography

Bl. Jak Bushati studied at the Pontifical Seminary of Shkodre in Albania. He was ordained a priest on May 19, 1915, taking the Archdiocese of Shlodre-Pult in Albania. He was tortured to death during the anti-Christian persecutions of the Albanian Communist government.

Bl. Jak Bushati
Bl. Jak Bushati