Posts tagged sainthood
Roy Wenzl and Travis Heying

At sunrise on Easter Sunday, March 25, 1951, Kapaun startled POWs by donning his purple priest’s stole and openly carrying a Catholic missal, a book with the readings and prayers for Mass and other services, borrowed from Nardella. He had talked atheist guards into letting him hold an Easter service, a favor they soon regretted.

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