A Dedication Honoring Fr. Jakob Raile, S.J.

April 10, 2016 0


– Welcome and Introduction by Fr. James Bernauer, S.J., Kraft Family Professor and Director of the Center for Christian-Jewish Learning
– Remarks by Prof. Deborah Dwork, Rose Professor of Holocaust History and Director of the Strassler Center for Holocaust and Genocide Studies at Clark University

Yad Vashem, Israel’s Holocaust Memorial Center, designated Fr. Jakob Raile, S.J. as “Righteous Among the Nations” for having risked his life while saving hundreds of Hungarian Jews. Fr. Raile is one of very few Righteous buried on American soil. His grave is in the Jesuit cemetery at Weston, MA.

Event Location: Stokes Hall S195 Auditorium, Boston College Chestnut Hill Campus
140 Commonwealth Avenue, Chestnut Hill, MA, 02467

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