Bl. Franz Jagerstatter Framed


 Blessed Franz Jagerstatter
1907 - 1943
Feast day: May 21
Patronage: Conscientious objectors

This fine art print is professionally framed in a quality hardwood frame under non-glare acrylic. Choose from a walnut colored stain (dark wood) or speckled maple colored stain (light wood)Our frames are hand crafted from start to finish in the USA. Wall mount. A beautiful addition to any home. 

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In 1938, Hitler's army occupied Austria and ordered all men to enlist in the military. Franz, a farmer and father of four, refused to fight in Hitler's army, knowing that he would face execution. His neighbors, pastor and even the bishop tried to convince Franz to enlist for the sake of his family. But Franz felt his faith and conscience compelled him to follow the teachings of God and not the decrees of the Third Reich. He was executed in 1943 at the age of 36.