Pope Pius XII has been accused of inaction or even cooperation regarding Hitler’s genocide. The real story, however, reveals a man who worked tirelessly to save the Jewish people from the grasp of the Third Reich.
Sunday, October 8 @ 6:00 p.m. ET (Dinner included; lecture to begin @ 7:00 p.m.)
Fr. Paul Schenck is a priest in the Diocese of Harrisburg, PA, where he is Director of the Respect Life Office, Ongoing Formation of Deacons, and Continuing Education for Priests. Fr. Schenck was raised Jewish, baptized at 16 years old, and ordained in the Evangelical Anglican tradition. He holds degrees in biblical studies, theology, bioethics, and pastoral practice. A former Anglican minister, he and his family came to the Catholic Church in 2004. Fr. Schenck is a co-founder of the National Pro-Life Center on Capitol Hill, where he acted as chairman for 20 years. Today, he conducts pro-life ministry in three capital cities: Harrisburg, Annapolis, and Washington, D.C., as well as throughout the country.