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Clemens August Kardinal Graf von Galen

Dinklage, Vechta 1878 - Münster 1946
Bishop of Münster; during World War II, he led Catholic protest against Nazi euthanasia and denounced Gestapo lawlessness and the persecution of the church
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Telgte /  Clemens August Kardinal Graf von Galen   Telgte /  Clemens August Kardinal Graf von Galen

Description

Memorial tablet with bronze relief portrait in the wall of the church.

Inscription(s)

nec laudibus nec timore

kommt zur
schmerzhaften mutter
lernt von ihr
das eigene leid
mit dem leiden
jesu christi
zu vereinigen
hirtenwort v.18.iv.1945

clemens august kardinal von galen
bischof von münster
* 16. märz 1878 + 22. märz 1946

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Location (N 51°59'6" - E 7°47'9")

Item Code: denw105; Photograph: 16 August 2009
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