Emil Kapaun

Remains of Fr. Kapaun identified in Hawaii

His remains were among those transferred to the U.S. after the 1953 armistice pact William Hansen kept his silence for over 50 years that he was one of the prisoners-of-war… Read More

Spreading the word about Fr. Kapaun

Director of the diocesan Fr. Kapaun Guild to be a guest Nov. 11 on EWTN Live with Fr. Mitch Pacwa Scott Carter probably won’t take the cardboard cutout of Fr.… Read More

Vet who spent time in POW camp with Father Kapaun visits diocese

Joe Ramirez visited the Diocese of Wichita last month. A statue outside of St. John Nepomucene Church in Pilsen depicting Father Emil Kapaun assisting a wounded soldier was inspired by… Read More