Bishop Defies Gestapo, Leads Fight of Catholics Against Nazi Persecution

Prelate, Now Under House Arrest, Says: 'We Christians Are The Anvil, The Others Are The Hammer, And The Anvil Never Yet Gave Out First.'
Publication Date
Sunday, September 28, 1941
Historical Event
German Bishop Condemns The Killing Of People With Disabilities
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Deportation and Mass Murder
Anti-Nazi Protest and Activism
Eugenics and People with Disabilities
Article Type
News Article
St. Louis Post-Dispatch
St. Louis, Missouri
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Chicago Daily News---Post-Dispatch Special Radio
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Lena S.
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Newspapers.com (https://www.newspapers.com)

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