With over 60 years passing since his death, Fr. Emil Kapaun has been awarded the Medal of Honor for his brave and heroic service to our nation during the Korean War.  Fr. Kapaun, an Army Chaplain, was awarded the posthumous honor on April 11, 2013.

The Archdiocese of Washington District has honored Fr. Kapaun and many of his fellow Catholic Chaplains with a section of its website dedicated to telling their stories of heroism and their Catholic patriotism.

District Prayer Intentions

  • For the healing of SK David Martin
  • For the healing of George Fenwick
  • For the healing of Megan Zimmerman
  • For the healing of Bill Facey
  • For the healing of Ernest Boykin
  • For the repose of the souls of the 5 Sulivan Brothers on the anniversary of their passing
  • For the private intentions of the Santangelo family
  • For the repose of the soul of Fr Joseph Klienstuber
  • For the repose of the soul of Terrance Ethridge
  • For the repose of the soul of Frank Carniccio
  • For the repose of the soul of Frank Herreklo
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