Blessed Emperor Karl of Austria Symposium
Saturday, September 15 – 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Mater Dei Parish Hall
3 expert speakers, including Blessed Karl’s granddaughter
Sung Mass & veneration of first class relic
$10/person; $25 max/family
Event includes morning Eastern European pastry reception
and a raffle for a framed picture and an icon of Blessed Karl.
Registration Required – Limited Seating
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Hailed as the Peace Emperor of WWI while simultaneously ridiculed by war mongers, come learn about Blessed Karl Hapsburg, the last emperor of the Austro-Hungarian Empire, successor to the Holy Roman Empire. Beatified in 2004, Blessed Karl died in exile in 1922 at the age of 34, leaving behind 7 children and his pregnant wife, Servant of God, Empress Zita.