March For Life 2020

  On January 24, 2020 a group of members and friends of the John Paul II Foundation New Jersey Chapter along with its president Mieczyslaw Boksz set out to attend 47th March For Life. Every year, we attend the March as our Founder -St. John...

ANGELUS ADDRESS: ‘Jesus Proclaims the Central Nucleus of His Teaching: “Repent for the Kingdom of Heaven Is at Hand’

Dear Brothers and Sisters, good morning! Today’s Gospel (Cf. Matthew 4:12-23) presents to us the beginning of Jesus’ public mission. This occurred in Galilee, land of the periphery in regard to Jerusalem, and regarded with suspicion because of the...

Donald Trump became the first sitting president to speak at the annual March for Life event in Washington DC protesting abortion laws.

Members of the John Paul II Foundation New Jersey Chapter along with the president of that Chapter, Mieczysław Boksz participated in the March for Life that was held in Washington DC on January 24, 2020.  Watch the latest video at foxnews.com Below...

“We hold this treasure in earthen vessels” (2 Corinthians 4, 7)

“The Apostle reminds us that in clay vessels we store the “treasure” entrusted to us by Christ.  All Christians are therefore called not to be depressed because of the difficulties and persecution they face in their earthly pilgrimage...

The builder of the John Paul II mountain chapel on Groń – Stefan Jakubowski died

On January 23, 2020, Stefan Jakubowski, a former PTTK activist, initiator of the construction and guardian of the John Paul II mountain chapel on Groń in Little Beskids, died in the hospital in Wadowice.  In July of this year, he would have turned...

August 6th – Feast of the Transfiguration

“In the Transfiguration we not only contemplate the mystery of God, passing from light to light (cf. Ps 36: 10), but we are also invited to listen to the divine word that is addressed to us. Above the word of the Law in...

August 5th – Saint Mary of the Snow

Every pilgrim visiting Rome knows the Basilica of Santa Maria Maggiore (Mother of God the Greater). It is one of the four main basilicas of the Eternal City. “Maggiore” means bigger, and indeed it is the...

You must be strong in faith!

Brothers and Sisters! The time of the test of Polish conscience continues! In public life and in the mass media, under the logo of tolerance sometimes grows big, perhaps more and more big intolerance.  It is painfully...

Pope’s Angelus Address: On True Treasure Being in Heaven

‘May the Virgin Mary help us not to be fascinated by the ‘securities’ that pass, but to be every day, credible witnesses of the eternal values ​​of the Gospel’ Dear brothers and sisters, good morning! Today’s Gospel (Lk...

Guests from Poland were for the Pope guests from home

Polish audiences were always large events in the papal apartments; if not a large one, then definitely different than all others.  Guests from Poland were for the Pope guests from home; even if they were politicians...

They had sympathy and respect for each other

–  In his second homeland, in Italy?  How did the Holy Father’s contacts with politicians look like? For example, with Silvio Berlusconi? – The Holy Father had no prejudices to politicians.  He wanted to...

NEW SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENTS

On Saturday, July 27, 2019, participants of the monthly course at the John Paul II Foundation House held final interviews preceded by exams in Polish and major subjects. New scholars from Belarus, Georgia, Kazakhstan...

HOLY LAND

On July 14-21, 2019 we had a chance to visit the Holy Land.  From the beginning, my husband and I felt that God wants take us to the places where His Son was walking.  Not everything was going smoothly.  We had...