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religious status

saint

surname

GUDKO

forename(s)

Vasil (pl. Wasyl)

religious forename(s)

Ambrose (pl. Ambroży)

function

bishop

creed

Eastern Orthodox Church
more on: en.wikipedia.org [access: 2014.09.21]

diocese / province

Orthodox Sarapul and Yelabuga eparchy
Orthodox Vyatka and Slobodskoy eparchy
more on: en.wikipedia.org [access: 2020.09.24]
Orthodox Podolya eparchy
more on: uk.wikipedia.org [access: 2020.09.24]
Orthodox Volyn eparchy

academic distinctions

holy theology candidate

nationality

Russian

date and place of death

09.08.1918

Sviyazhsk
Tatarstan rep., Russia

details of death

On 18.03.1917, after so‑called February Revolution of 1917 that deposed the Tsar, released from duties of the bishop of Sarapul and Yelabuga eparchy — as an ardent monarchist. Moved to Sviyazhsk monastery on Volga river island as its head with abbot rights. Made some changes that met with resistance from some of the monks. One of the even made an attempt at his life. On 12.03.1918, after so‑called Bolshevik October Revolution of 1917, was tried by revolutionary tribunal in Sviyazhsk, accused of „counter–revolutionary activities. Among the accuser a prominent was the aforementioned monk that attampted to take his life — then already a member of Bolshevik police. Despite that was acquitted. On 06.06.1918 however arrested again, and again few days later released. Finally on 08.08.1918, during civil war, arrested by Russian Bolshevik forces that entered the monastery requisitioning grain — a day after Kazań, 60 km from Sviyazhsk was captured by monarchist troops. Next day after the night in horse shed tortured — according to some witnesses tied to horse's tail and dragged through Sviyazhsk. Bloodied but alive taken out of monastery into surrounding fields and murdered — shot or killed with a bayonet. According to some sources the order to kill him was issued directly by Lew Trotsky.

cause of death

murder

perpetrators

Russians

date and place of birth

28.12.1867

Tyszowce
Tomaszów Lubelski pow., Lublin voiv., Poland

religious vows

1891 (permanent)

presbyter (holy orders)/
ordination

30.05.1893

positions held

head of Assumption monastery in Sviyazhsk (1917‑8), f. bishop of Sarapul and Yelabuga eparchy (1916‑7), f. bishop of Sarapul (1914‑6) — vicar of Vyata and Sloboda eparchy, f. bishop od Balta (1909‑14) — vicar of Podolya eparchy, f. bishop of Kamyanets (1904‑9) — vicar of Volyn eparchy, bishop’s ordination on 30.05.1904 in Zhytomyr, f. rector of Orthodox Volyn Theological Semianary in Zhytomyr (from 1901), f. archimandrite (from 1897), f. head of Russian Orthodox mission in Korea (1897‑9), f. head of catechist school at Orthodox mission in Biysk in Altay Krai (1893‑7), f. philosophy and theology student at Orthodox Theological Academy in Sankt Petersburg (1889‑93), f. philosophy and theology student at Orthodox Theological Seminary in Chełm (till 1889)

others related in death

KULHAWIEC Simeon, STEPANIUK George, NIKATOW Alex, OSTROUMOW Michael (Bp Seraphim), SAWICKI Yaroslav, SIENKIEWICZ Alex, GAGALUK Anthony (Abp Onuphrius), STROCIUK Leontius, BLUMOWICZ John, SZACHMUĆ Roman (Fr Seraphim), PANASIEWICZ Emilian, MIEDWIEDIUK Vladimir, SMOLENIEC Alexander (Abp Arsenius), MARCENKO Alexander (Abp Anthony), BORZAKOWSKI Alexander (Abp Agapit), DIERNOW Anatol (Abp Abramius)

sources

personal:
pl.wikipedia.org [access: 2020.09.24], udmeparhia.ru [access: 2020.09.24]
original images:
commons.wikimedia.org [access: 2020.09.24], commons.wikimedia.org [access: 2020.09.24], commons.wikimedia.org [access: 2020.09.24], www.pstbi.ccas.ru [access: 2020.09.24], www.pravchelny.ru [access: 2020.09.24], drevo-info.ru [access: 2020.09.24], tatmitropolia.ru [access: 2020.09.24], www.pstbi.ccas.ru [access: 2020.09.24]

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