Blessed Gerhard Hirschfelder

[Venerable Gerhard Hirschfelder]Memorial

Profile

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.

Born

Died

Venerated

Beatified

Canonization

  • if you have information relevant to this Cause, contact
       Dr. Andrea Ambrosi
       Seligsprechungsprozeß des Kaplans Hirschfelder
       Glatzer Büro
       Ermlandweg 22
       48159 Münster, GERMANY

MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Gerhard Hirschfelder“. Saints.SQPN.com. 25 June 2014. Web. 1 August 2014. <>