John Haffert

John Haffert

John Mathias Haffert, O. Carm. (23 August 1915 – †31 October 2001) was an author, editor and Roman Catholic figure. He wrote several books, mostly on Roman Catholic themes, co-founded Catholic societies, edited Catholic magazines and lectured on Catholic issues.

Haffert received his high school and college education at Mt. Carmel College, a Carmelite seminary and then began his career as an author and lecturer. Haffert was the co-founder of the Blue Army of Our Lady of Fatima, a Roman Catholic Marian Society which was approved by Pope Pius XII and has about 25 million members worldwide. [John Haffert, 1982 "Dear Bishop, the History of the Blue Army" AMI Press ISBN 0911988424] He was the editor of "Scapular Magazine" which helped enroll one million Americans in the Blue Army of Our Lady of Fatima and pray for the Soviet Union. [Eli Lederhendler, 2006 "Jews, Catholics, and the Burden of History" Oxford University Press ISBN 0195304918 ]

Haffert was a strong advocate of the message of Our Lady of Fatima and he worked with Fatima visionary Sister Lucia dos Santos to develop the "Fatima Pledge" in 1946. This later became the "Blue Army Pledge", in 1948. [On John Haffert's Life]

Haffert died at 86 in the United States.


* John Haffert, 1966 "Night of Love" ISBN 9780911988345
* John Haffert, 1970 "Sex and the Mysteries" ISBN 9780911988017
* John Haffert, 1971 "Sign of Heart" ISBN 9780911988031
* John Haffert, 1971 "Brother and I" ISBN 9780911988123
* John Haffert, 1974 "There is Nothing More" ISBN 9780911988406
* John Haffert, 1981 "Dear Bishop" ISBN 9780911988420
* John Haffert, 1982 "Who is the Woman" ISBN 9780911988475
* John Haffert, 1989 "The Meaning of Akita" ISBN 9781890137052
* John Haffert, 1992 "That Wonderful Poem" []
* John Haffert, 1993, "Her Glorious Title" ISBN 1890137170
* John Haffert, 1993 "Her Own Words" ISBN 9781890137199
* John Haffert, 1993 "Finally Russia" ISBN 9781890137182
* John Haffert, 1996 "Explosion of the Supernatural" ISBN 9781890137151
* John Haffert, 1997 "Now The Woman" ISBN 9781890137045
* John Haffert, 1998, "Sign of Her Heart" ISBN 1890137111
* John Haffert, 1998, "God's Final Effert" ISBN 1890137413
* John Haffert, 1998 "The Day I didn’t Die" ISBN 9781890137120,
* John Haffert, 1999 "Too Late" ISBN 9781890137397
* John Haffert, 1999 "To Prevent" This ISBN 9781890137168
* John Haffert, 2000 "Meet The Witnesses" ISBN 9781890137564
* John Haffert, 2000 "Great Event" ISBN 9781890137427
* John Haffert, 2000 "Deadline: The Third Secret of Fatima" ISBN 9781890137496
* John Haffert, 2000 "The Worlds Greatest Secret" ISBN 9780911988604
* John Haffert, 2000 "Peacemaker" ISBN 9781432519247

See also

* Blue Army of Our Lady of Fatima
* Our Lady of Fatima



* [ John Haffert on the Miracle of Fatima] John Haffert speaks about Fatima and his book “Meet the Witnesses” in which he personally interviewed nearly 200 witnesses to the Fatima Miracle, describing their detailed witness accounts.

External links

* [ John Haffert]
* [ Blue Army Founders]

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