The Miracle of Father Kaupan
The fascinating story of Father Emil Kaupan, a native of Pilsen, Kansas, who died a hero in a north Korean POW camp in 1951, is presented in an eight part series by the Wichita Eagle. Click below to read Part 1 and 2. Fr. Kaupan is a candidate for sainthood. His cause for canonization officially opened on June 29.
Sunday, Part 1: Father Emil Kapaun, a chaplain during the Korean War, braves gunfire to save a wounded soldier
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