Blessed Jury Kashyra (April 4, 1904 – February 18, 1943), was a Priest and a Belarusian apostle of the unity between Catholic and Orthodox Christians. He was murdered by the German security forces and their collaborators in Operation Winterzauber, a punitive "bandit fighting" raid, together with his parishioners. Kashyra was beatified by Pope John Paul II in 1999 together with the 108 Martyrs of World War II. 

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Blessed Jury Kashyra

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Blessed Jury Kashyra (April 4, 1904 – February 18, 1943), was a Priest and a Belarusian apostle of the unity between Catholic and Orthodox Christians. He was murdered by the German security forces and their collaborators in Operation Winterzauber, a punitive "bandit fighting" raid, together with his parishioners. Kashyra was beatified by Pope John Paul II in 1999 together with the 108 Martyrs of World War II.

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