Blessed Gerhard Hirschfelder

photograph of Blessed Gerhard Hirschfelder, date unknown, photographer unknown; swiped off the Dawne Klodzko web siteMemorial

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Priest in the archdiocese of Münster, Germany, ordained in 1932. Member of the Schoenstatt Movement. For preaching against Nazism, he was arrested by the Gestapo and shipped to the Dachau concentration camp on 15 December 1941. Martyred by the Nazis.

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Beatified

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MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Gerhard Hirschfelder“. CatholicSaints.Info. 15 August 2017. Web. 22 October 2017. <>