Austria: Programme for the International Jagerstatter Commemoration in Austria, August 9


The following is from Pax Christi Austria and outlines the events around the International Jagerstatter Commemoration 2017 on August 9th.

Tuesday, August 8, 2017

  • 6 pm: Evening Prayer / Vespers in the church of St. Radegund
  • Afterwards "Social Evening" (meeting and cozy exchange in Gasthaus Hofbauer)

Wed, August 9, 2017

  • 9:30 am: Lecture in the parish hall of Tarsdorf "A cloud of witnesses surrounds us" (Heb 12:1). Diversity and significance of the martyrs of the Nazi period."- Speaker: Univ.-Prof. Dr. Józef Niewiadomski, University of Innsbruck
  • 12.00 pm: Lunch
  • 1.30 pm: Walk from Tarsdorf to St. Radegund
  • 4 pm: Devotion to the day of death of Franz Jagerstatter in the church of St. Radegund
  • 6.45 pm: "Jagerstatter-Vespers" by Anton Pommer, cantor at the Franziskaner Kirche Salzburg
  • 7.30 pm: Eucharistic celebration with Bishop Manfred Scheuer
  • Candle light procession to the Jagerstatter tomb

Info: Elisabeth Jungmeier, Phone: +436764182226

Accommodation available


Franz Jägerstätter, Pax Christi Austria