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Birth: 1884

Death: 1959

Beatified By: Pope John Paul II


Blessed Nicholas (Ukrainian: Mykolay) Charnetsky (18841959) was a member of the Redemptorists (Congregation of the Holy Redeemer), a religious congregation in the Latin Rite branch of the Catholic Church; he is considered to be a martyr by the Church.


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