Konig, Franz

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Franz, German surgeon, 1832-1910.
König disease - complete or incomplete separation of joint cartilage and underlying bone, usually involving the knee. Synonym(s): osteochondritis dissecans
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El cardenal arzobispo de Viena, Franz Konig, reto de frente al prefecto de la Congregacion para la Doctrina de la Fe por su "nostalgia del pasado".
Writing in The Tablet in 2002, the late Cardinal Franz Konig, archbishop of Vienna, referred to Nostra Aetate as "one of the most, if not the most, important" of all of the council's declarations.
For almost 30 years, from 1956 to 1985, the dominant force in Austrian Catholic life was the late Cardinal Franz Konig, an architect of Vatican n and a hero to the church's progressive wing.
Thank you for the important article by Christa Pongratz-Lippit (NCR, March 21) with her transcription of a revealing conversation between Cardinal Franz Konig and Fr.
Jacques Dupuis and Cardinal Franz Konig, shortly before their deaths.
Cardinal Franz Konig, archbishop of Vienna, was one of the great men of the church and an architect of the Second Vatican Council's achievement.
Cardinal Franz Konig of Vienna, Austria, in a July 2001 NCR interview, said the real work is done in behind-the-scenes meetings of three and four cardinals, perhaps over glasses of wine and cigars, as opposed to any of the formal events.
Through the 1970s, Austria's episcopacy--under the leadership of Cardinal Franz Konig of Vienna, one of the leaders of the progressives at Vatican II--carved out a reputation for understanding, dialogue and moderation.
Several media outlets asked me to comment recently on remarks made by Cardinal Joseph Ratzinger to reporters covering the funeral of Austria's late Cardinal Franz Konig.
Leo O'Donovan, art the appreciation of Cardinal Franz Konig by John L.
Cardinal Franz Konig, the last remaining cardinal named by Pope John XXIII and one of the giants of the reform movement inside Catholicism that crested in the Second Vatican Council (1962-65), died March 13 in Vienna.
Cardinal Franz Konig, archbishop-emeritus of Vienna, where he served for nearly 30 years, is now 97 years of age and as sharp as the proverbial tack.