Cause for the Canonization of 

Servant of God 

Demetrius Gallitzin

"Apostle of the Alleghenies"




Who was Demetrius Gallitzin?

Catholic Register - Biographical Sketch

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1993 Prince Gallitzin Cross Award Recipients

Rev. Mr.  Joseph A. Cassidy
St. Francis Xavier-Cresson

Mr. Vincent J. Frank 
St. Mary’s-Hollidaysburg 

Sister Marjorie McGuire, C.C.W. 
Director-Pastoral Centers

Mr. James Ripper 
St. Michael-St. Michael

Mrs. Elizabeth (Kelly) Stevens 
St. Benedict-Carrolltown

Mr. Mark Thomas 
St. Thomas-Bedford

Mrs. Mary K. Dostal 
St. Barnabas-Johnstown

Dr. George Katter 
Our Mother of Sorrows-Johnstown

Sister Mark Plescher, C.S.A.
Asst. Director-Education Office

Rev. Demetrius F. Schenk, T.O.R. 
Mount Assisi Monastery-Loretto

Mr. Joseph Suchanec 
St. Catherine-Mount Union