Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Blessed Josaphat Chichkov – Saint of the Day – November 13

Blessed Josaphat Chichkov Biography

Blessed Josaphat Chichkov Profile. Born: 9 February 1884 in Bulgaria, Europe. Worked in Bulgaria. Died: 11 November 1952 in Bulgaria. Feast Day is celebrated on November 13.

The Memorial of Blessed Josaphat Chichkov – Saint of the Day

Blessed Josaphat Chichkov 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 9 February 1884
Country of Birth Bulgaria in Europe
Matrimony/Holy Orders Blesseds who were Priests
Profession Missionary
Place of Work Bulgaria
Date of Death 11 November 1952
Place of Death Bulgaria
Feast Day November 13
Beatification Beatified by Pope John Paul II on 23 April 2002
Canonization Canonized by N/A
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Blessed Josaphat Chichkov Biography

Blessed Josaphat Chichkovjoined the congregation of the Assumption at age 16 on 29 April 1900. He later became a priest but was arrested by the communist government in December 1951 for the anti-state offence of priesthood, He was martyred.