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Beatification of Fr. Anastasius Janos Brenner, martyr. Szombathely, Hungary

May 1, 2018

A large group of Cistercian superiors, monks and nuns joined the Abbot General to participate in the solemn beatification of Fr. Anastasius Janos Brenner, martyr, in the city of Szombathely, Hungary. Bl. Anastasius Janos was a novice and professed member of Zirc. He was martyred on December 15, 1957, when he was 26 years old and while he was serving as vicar in the parish of Rábakethely. Let us thank God for the gift of this new blessed, and let us entrust ourselves, with the whole Order, to his intercession!