DOSHNYTSYA

1790

St. Demetrius, the Great Martyr

DOSHNYTSYA
Cardinal Sylvester Sembratovych was born here on September 3, 1835. He became a bishop in 1879, Metropolitan of Galicia in 1883, and Cardinal in 1885. Most Rev. Sylvester Sembratovych personally funded the restoration of the tserkva in Doshnytsya. In 1888 he issued an epistle concerning the 900th anniversary of Christianity in Ukraine. The tserkva is not used and is desperately in need of repairs.