Concordat Text is Released to Public

Concordat Text is Released to Public

Adolf Bertram, 1916
Source: Deutsches Bundesarchiv

Timeline of History

Religious History
Christian History
Church & State History

The text of the Concordat between Nazi Germany and the Vatican (Reichskonkordat) is released to the public.

Cardinal Adolf Bertram, Archbishop of Breslau, writes a letter of thanks to Adolf Hitler to express the church's

"sincere and joyous preparedness to cooperate as best they could with the government now ruling that had set itself the tasks of promoting the Christian education of the people, repelling ungodliness and immorality, developing readiness to make sacrifices for the common good and protecting the rights of the Church."


Christian Hitler Invoking God - Gott Mit Uns

User comments

There are no user comments for this item.

Ratings (the higher the better)
    Please enter the security code.
Powered by JReviews

Today's Major Events

Béziers, France Becomes One of First Targets of Albigensian Crusade
Pope Clement XIV Dissolves the Jesuits
Death of Freethinker Robert Green Ingersoll, Advocate of Secularism & Religious Skepticism
Emperor Diocletian Appoints Maximian as Caesar & Co-Ruler
Georgia Rep. William Upshaw Introduces Anti-Evolution Bill in U.S. Congress