Cause for the Canonization of 

Servant of God 

Demetrius Gallitzin

"Apostle of the Alleghenies"




Who was Demetrius Gallitzin?

Catholic Register - Biographical Sketch

Intercessory  Prayer

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Prince Gallitzin Cross Awards


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How is one declared a saint?



2002 Prince Gallitzin Cross Award Recipients

Mrs. Geraldine Bailey 
Immaculate Conception, Johnstown

Mrs. Violet Bunk 

Mrs. Beatrice Cannarsa 

Mr. Michael T. Elias
Prince of Peace, Northern Cambria

Mrs. Mary Grace Langguth
St. Mary, Altoona

Rev. Angelo Patti 
Mr. Eugene Schultz
SS. Casimir & Emerich, Johnstown

Sister Marilyn Welch, CCW 
Director of CCW, Gallitzin

Richard and Barbara Bender

Sister Mary Francis Callahan, O.C.D.

Mr. James Davidson
Cathedral, Altoona

Edward and Barbara Heinhold
Good Shepherd, State College

Mrs. Lois Morris
Basilica of  St. Michael, Loretto

Very Rev. Christian Oravec, T.O.R.
President, Saint Francis University, Loretto

Mrs. Margaret Shrift

Richard and Carol Yeager
St. John Gualbert, Johnstown