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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Prince Gallitzin Cross Awards


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How is one declared a saint?



2005 Prince Gallitzin Cross Award Recipients

Francis & Janet Bloom

Mr. Joseph B. Eckels
Saint Mary, Altoona

Mr. James R. Eckert
Saint John the Evangelist, Bellefonte

Mrs. Barbara P. Mayernick
Saint Therese of the Child Jesus, Altoona

Reverend Walter J. Moll
Pastor, Saint Joseph, Portage

Sister Mary Catherine Paff, O.S.F.
Sisters of Saint Francis of Millvale

Rev. Msgr. Paul D. Panza, P.A.
Senior Priest, Diocese of Altoona-Johnstown

Mr. Craig Rolish
Saint Benedict, Johnstown

Mrs. Aileen C. Ropp
Queen of Peace, Patton

Reverend Silvan Rouse, C.P.
Passionist Community

Ernest and Marcella Salvi
Saint Rose of Lima, Altoona

Sister Agnes T. Scott, C.S.A.
Sisters of Saint Agnes

Very Rev. Leonard E. Voytek, V.F.
Pastor, Saint Elizabeth Ann Seton, Windber

    Press Release Announcing Honorees

    Catholic Register article covering the dinner