Franz Jaegerstaetter: A Man of Conscience Screening Invitation

Franz Jaegerstaetter: A Man of Conscience Screening Invitation May 19, 2009


“Franz Jaegerstaetter: A Man of Conscience”

This documentary tells the powerful and moving story of the refusal of Franz Jaegerstaetter, Austrian farmer and father of 4, to serve in the Nazi Army. Franz’ stance came from his Catholic faith. He had to follow his conscience regardless of what his wife, family, towns-people and Church leaders said. Faith and his love of God would be his ultimate guide even to his execution.

Franz Jaegerstaetter was beatified by the Catholic Church in October, 2007.

Filmed on location in St. Radegund, Austria, the film features the voice of Martin Sheen as Franz, and has interviews with Franz’s wife, Franziska, 2 of his daughters, his granddaughter and Bishop Tom Gumbleton.


Date: June 6, 2009

Time: 6PM gather, 6:30 screening, 7PM Q&A, with producer and director.

Location: Our Lady of Lourdes Parish Hall, 10275 Tujunga Canyon Blvd, Tujunga, CA 91042.

You can order a copy of the DVD from Maryknoll Productions

"The greatest showman is indeed gr8 fun and some gr8 themes but having a bearded ..."

My top 12 films of 2017
"85 films in 2017? How about watching NONE. All have profanity, which is the priority ..."

My Oscar reflections, hopes and scolds
"Re Sultan/Saint: Waste of time. You may want instead to read this:"

‘The Sultan and the Saint’ premiers ..."
"The movie is good.It is very touching.Watch Gifted online"

“Gifted” a look at genius and ..."

Browse Our Archives

What Are Your Thoughts?leave a comment