Sunday 27. September 2020

Jaegerstaetter Relic installed in St. Mary's Cathedral in Linz

One week after the beatification of the martyr Franz Jaegerstaetter o­n the national holiday, the relic was consecrated in a high mass and placed in a stele. This sits by the altar, which is consecrated to Mary?Queen of the Martyrs.

Jaegerstaetter Sermon from Cardinal Schoenborn for All Saint's Day 2007

I believe our church is entrusted with a precious treasure here, that we should get to know, which perhaps says more than many sociological and psychological studies over the further direction of the Church in our land.

National Holiday: Federal President Fischer Praises Jaegerstaetter

Federal President Heinz Fischer praised the martyr and conscientious objector Franz Jaegerstaetter, at the commendation of around 1,400 recruits o­n Heroes Plaza in Vienna o­n the (Austrian) national holiday.

Blessed Franz Jägerstätter: Celebration of Beatification in the Maria-Empfängnis-Cathedral in Linz

"We comply with the request [...] that Franz Jägerstätter, martyr and family father, from now o­n can be invoked as Blessed Franz Jägerstätter." 

Invitation to the Beatification Ceremony

On Wednesday 6th July 2007, the Vatican announced that Pope Benedict XVI will beatify Franz Jägerstätter.

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