Frings, Cardinal Josef

Born in 1887, Josef Frings was named archbishop of Cologne in 1942 and was made a cardinal in 1946. 

He supported the establishment of the YCW (CAJ) in Germany.

In 1947, he attended the YCW International training program in Montreal, Canada.

In 1948, he issued a statement backing the work of the YCW in Germany.

At Vatican II, the Belgian former YCW and Christian Worker leader Auguste Vanistendael became one of his personal advisors.

TESTIMONY


SOURCES






Comments