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German Catholics and Hitler"s wars

Gordon C. Zahn

German Catholics and Hitler"s wars

a study in social control.

by Gordon C. Zahn

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Published by Sheed and Ward in London .
Written in English


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The Physical Object
Pagination346p.,18cm
Number of Pages346
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17310945M

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WORLD WAR TWO. World War Two was the most extensive and devastating war in recorded history. Hundreds of thousands of people died in this war. Most people have no idea why this war was fought or what the cause of this war was. Wars do not just happen. They are planned and executed by people high in governments for their own advantage.   Important studies that placed the church in an unflattering light soon followed, including Lewy, Guenter, The Catholic Church and Nazi Germany (New York, ); Amery, Carl, Die Kapitulation, oder Deutscher Katholizismus heute (Hamburg, ); Zahn, Gordon, German Catholics and Hitler's Wars (New York, ); Breuning, Klaus, Die Vision des.

The Catholics in Germany were in general "German to the core" and fostered no active resistance. They at first "rallied to the flag, but became gradually disenchanted" by Hitler's anti-Christian policies and soon made a distinction between fighting for Hitler and fighting for home and people. []. The Holocaust and the Catholic Church. is made explicit in the title Cornwell has given his book: it was imposed on German Catholics, with the approbation of the German state, the new Code.


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First published inGerman Catholics and Hitler's Wars created a furor, ultimately causing a serious reevaluation of church-state relationships and, in particular, of the morality of war.

This work began as an attempt to understand the demise of the German Catholic Peace by: 7. German Catholics and Hitler's Wars: A Study in Social Control - Kindle edition by Zahn, Gordon C.

Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading German Catholics and Hitler's Wars: A Study in Social Control/5(6). German Catholics and Hitler's Wars book.

Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Prior to the outbreak of World War II, nearly forty tho /5. Heated controversy will be ignited by the appearance of this honest effort to learn what happened to Catholic loyalties in Hitler's Germany. Theologians and German nationalities will be on the defensive but will be hard put to refute the author's contention that prevailing ethical formulations which allow for rationalizing bad actions and serious misjustgments need to be reevaluated.

First published inGerman Catholics and Hitler's Wars created a furor, ultimately causing a serious reevaluation of church-state relationships and, in particular, of the morality of war. This work began as an attempt to understand the demise of the German Catholic Peace League.

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German Catholics and Hitler's wars. London ; New York: Sheed and Ward, (OCoLC) Named Person: Michael von Faulhaber; Clemens August von Galen; Conrad Gröber; Franz Justus Rarkowski: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Gordon C Zahn. (ebook) German Catholics and Hitler's Wars () from Dymocks online store.

Prior to the outbreak of World War II, nearly forty. In the s, Catholics constituted a third of the population of Germany and " Political Catholicism " was a major force in the interwar Weimar Republic. Prior toCatholic leaders denounced Nazi doctrines while Catholic regions generally did not vote Nazi.

Though hostility between the Nazi Party and the Catholic Church was real, the Nazi. German Catholics and Hitler's Wars by Gordon Charles Zahn,available at Book Depository with free delivery : Gordon Charles Zahn.

The German nun and saint Edith Stein. Ethnically Jewish, she was arrested at a Netherlands convent and gassed at Auschwitz, following a protest by Dutch bishops against the abduction of Jews.

Several Catholic countries and populations fell under Nazi domination during the period of the Second World War (–), and ordinary Catholics. The largest number died in the last desperate months, the worst being Januarywhen the Wehrmacht lost— more in a matter of.

The heart-pounding history of how Pope Pius XII &#; often labeled "Hitler's Pope" &#; was in fact an anti-Nazi spymaster, plotting against the Third Reich during World War Vatican's silence in the face of Nazi atrocities remains one of the great controversies of our 5/5(3).

The end of the political chaos and economic collapse of the early s, the seemingly miraculous revival of the German economy, the annexation of formerly lost territory and, eventually, the victories in the period from meant many German Catholics were swept up in the nationalist fervour of the earlier years of Hitler’s regime.

The atheist then began a brief summary of the historic problems of state-church entanglement, citing the bloodshed and wars in European history that were religion related. When he referred to religion’s role in World War II and Adolf Hitler’s Catholicism, the chairman of the committee became enraged, and, in a red-faced frenzy struck his.

A new book takes a look at the controversial—and complicated—issue of the religious views of Adolf Hitler. Images of Adolf Hitler are seen at an art festival in Weimar, Germany, in this Aug. Adolf Hitler was leader of the Nazi Party who rose to become dictator of Germany. Hitler used his power to orchestrate the deaths of 6 million Jews and millions of others during World War II.

Adolf Hitler was born on 20 April in Braunau am Inn, a town in Austria-Hungary (in present-day Austria), close to the border with the German Empire. He was the fourth of six children born to Alois Hitler and his third wife, Klara of Hitler's siblings—Gustav, Ida, and Otto—died in infancy. Also living in the household were Alois's children from his second marriage: Alois Awards: Iron Cross First Class, Iron Cross.

By contrast, German Catholics were heartened by the encyclical Mit Brennender Sorge (Ma ), in which Pius XI criticized Hitler for violating the terms of the Concordat of and.

{ German Catholics and Hitler's Wars, p. 17) in their attempts to explain the relation between the German people and the Nazi regime. This book assumes, by contrast, that the Christian component in Nazi Germany is worthy of careful consideration.

A few figures help clarify the picture. The German census of May indicates that. Following Hitler's rise in Januaryit was in the interests of both him and the Church to quickly negotiate a modus vivendi. Their antipathy was mutual: In fact, German Catholics were prohibited from joining the Nazi Party, and priests refused to give communion to people who were wearing a : David B.

Green.Ireland and the Nazis: a troubled history As a neutral leader, de Valera trod a fine line between Nazi Germany and Britain, not helped by a pro-Nazi envoy in Berlin and his controversial Author: Mervyn O'driscoll.In the months and years after the concordat was signed, the Nazis regularly violated the agreement by shutting down some Catholic organizations, confiscating church property, interfering with Catholic newspapers, and imprisoning or murdering clergy and other Church leaders.

But the pope did not openly criticize the Nazis until By then it.