The Mystery of January 20th, 1942

Many of us know the circumstances and the events of that day: The Founder is in prison and is declared fit to go to the Concentration Camp…

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Father Kentenich

July 16: Father Kentenich founded two secular institutes in Dachau

It is not easy to imagine what it would be like to live in a concentration camp. There are tremendous challenges and difficulties: cold,…

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meaning of life

Fr. Joseph Kentenich and the meaning of life

Viktor Frankl was an Austrian psychiatrist, who described - in the book "In Search of Meaning" - his experiences in the Nazi concentration…

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What was life like for priests in the concentration camp?

The Dachau concentration camp was opened in March 1933. It was built in a former gunpowder factory near Dachau. Personalities considered…

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20 Januar

January 20, 1942: a crucial day for the Schoenstatt Movement

January 20 is an important day for the Schoenstatt Family. We remember our Father and Founder's decision to freely accept being sent to the…

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