TITLE

Hitler's Hammer, the Church's Anvil

AUTHOR(S)
Lawler, Justus Goerge
PUB. DATE
November 2005
SOURCE
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Nov2005, Issue 157, p31
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the bravery of bishop Clemens August von Galen during the Nazi days in Germany. His attack of Gestapo in his sermons; His criticism of the Nazi racism and euthanasia program; Von Galen's reputation as a conservative and a patriot; Von Galen's beatification by Benedict XVI in 1998.
ACCESSION #
18637782

 

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