Hungary – Celebration of the Blessed Stephan Sándor and official opening of the museum

09 June 2017

Budapest, Hungary - June 2017 - On June 8, the Salesians of Hungary commemorated the blessed Salesian Brother Stefano Sandor with a Eucharistic celebration presided over by the bishop of the diocese of Vac, Mgr. Miklos Beer, and the official opening of a small museum. On the exact day of the martyrdom, Fr. Bela Abraham, Provincial of the Hungarian Province, after blessing the museum - which consists of two rooms adjacent to the church where Mr. Sandor was sacristan and responsible for the ministry - said that they are unique places for the memory of the blessed Sandor. On display in the first room: letters, drawings, a small gift he made to his parents for
their anniversary, photographs and testimonies of his youth and his entry into the Congregation; in the second room, there is a memorial of his martyrdom, through testimonies and photographs of the last months of his life.


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