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Commemoration service for Blessed Franz Jaegerstaetter

When:
09/08/2018 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
2018-08-09T18:30:00+01:00
2018-08-09T19:30:00+01:00
Where:
Crypt Chapel, Westminster Cathedral
Ambrosden Ave
Westminster, London SW1E 5NH
UK

Blessed Franz Jaegerstaetter

Annual service in memory of Blessed Franz Jaegerstaetter, executed in Berlin in 1943 for refusing to serve in Hitler’s army.

Our speaker is Dr Ray Towey.  Ray Towey is a lay medical missionary who has spent many years working in rural Africa and also a peace activist witnessing at the Ministry of Defence London against nuclear weapons. Following visits to St.Radegund Austria he initiated the first Franz Jagerstatter Service in the Westminster Cathedral Crypt in 1989

Ecumenical service in Crypt Chapel, Westminster Cathedral.  Entry via the car-park in Ambrosden Avenue.

  • Followed by the annual inter-faith walk to Battersea Peace Pagoda for Nagasaki Day commemorations.
  • Here you can read about events taking place in St Radegund, Austria 

 

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