A Man seized by God
Henri Caffarel was born on July 30th, 1903 in Lyon. He was baptised on August 2nd, 1903 and ordained a priest on April 19th, 1930, in Paris. He died on September 1996 at Troussures, in the diocese of Beauvais, where he is buried.
Henri Caffarel answered a call by couples, who wanted to truly live their sacrament of marriage. “The demands of holiness concern you. In order to answer it, you have your own sacrament, the sacrament of marriage.”