Austria: Pax Christi Austria to commemorate Franz Jaegerstaetter in August


from Pax Christi Austria

15/7/18 - Pax Christi Austria cordially invites the public to this year's Jaegerstaetter commemoration, which takes place from 8-9 of August in St. Radegund and Tarsdorf. 

The schedule for the event is as follows:

International Jaegerstaetter commemoration in St. Radegund, Upper Austria
75th anniversary of Franz Jaegerstaetter's execution

Wed, 8 August 2018

18.00: Evening prayer/Vespers in the church of St. Radegund, followed by a "Social Evening" in Gasthaus Hofbauer

Thu, 9 August 2018

09.30: Lecture at the parish hall in Tarsdorf: "Sense and orientation. What does life need to resist dehumanizing tendencies in society?" by Dr. Magdalena Holztrattner M.A., Director of Katholische Sozialakademie Oesterreichs
13.30: Pilgrimage from Tarsdorf to St. Radegund
16.00: Devotion at the hour of death in the church of St. Radegund
19.30: Eucharistic celebration with Episcopal Vicar Maximilian Mittendorfer in the church of St. Radegund
Candlelight procession to the tomb of Franz and Franziska Jaegerstaetter

For further information, please contact the website at, email at or call ++43 732 7610 3253.


Pax Christi Austria, Austria, Franz Jägerstätter