Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception

“Tota pulchra es Maria!”. With these words the Church addresses the Mother of Christ on today’s Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception. Mary is the woman preserved from original sin, envisaged and chosen by the Father to become the Mother of the Saviour. In giving a human face to the Son of God...

Advent’s anticipation

I am waiting for You, my Jesus baby, My quiet pleadings I am sending to heaven. The entire world is waiting for Your coming With a warm heart, I am calling You.   On the first Sunday of Advent, we started the new liturgical year.  For Christians, Advent, it is a very rich in symbolism, a four...

December 6 – Saint Nicholas Day

The Holy Father John Paul II called him “the patron of the gift of man for man”

He was taking notes like a student

I am asking the Archbishop if John Paul II during Advent prayed more than usual.  The Archbishop thinks for a while.  It is difficult to pray more, if every day he prays almost without a break – he said.  There is not the slightest exaggeration in what once André Frossard wrote about John Paul II: ...

Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception

“Tota pulchra es Maria!”. With these words the Church addresses the Mother of Christ on today’s Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception. Mary is the woman preserved from original sin, envisaged and chosen by the Father...

Advent’s anticipation

I am waiting for You, my Jesus baby, My quiet pleadings I am sending to heaven. The entire world is waiting for Your coming With a warm heart, I am calling You.   On the first Sunday of Advent, we started the new...

He was taking notes like a student

I am asking the Archbishop if John Paul II during Advent prayed more than usual.  The Archbishop thinks for a while.  It is difficult to pray more, if every day he prays almost without a break – he said.  There is not...

He could not say no to children

Chances of touching the Papal outfit during the general audience, especially in the winter, when he met with the faithful in the hall, were quite large.  The most important was to come very, very early, take a place...

OTRZĘSINY OF FRESHMENS

On the eve day of Advent, on Saturday, November 30, 2019 in the John Paul II Foundation Home “otrzęsiny” took place.  “Otrzęsiny” is an inclusion of students from the first year (freshmen) into...

It was a joyful Papal tradition

One day, I asked the Archbishop with what John Paul II surprised him.  But in fact, the question meant to identify something that will indicate: I wouldn’t expect that from the Holy Father.  For that trivial...

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