Father Emil Kapaun celebrating Mass using the hood of a jeep as his altar, October 7, 1950. Photo credits~~~
|Author||Col. Raymond Skeehan|
In the morning coffee klatch, Harrison and I most particularly, can remember the great unsung heroes~~men~~brave men forgotten~~from wars forgotten~~unremembered in a world of clowns~~here is one such~~Priest of God~~Saint soon, we pray~~warrior~~selfless~~remember him…listen…remember…
ὅπερ ἔδει ποιῆσαι
ὅπερ ἔδει δεῖξαι~~
Rejoice and Glad!!
John Daniel Begg
Friday, 3rd Mai, Anno Domini Nostri Iesu Christi, 2013
Father Emil Joseph Kapaun was a Roman Catholic priest and United States Army chaplain who died as a prisoner of war in the Korean War.