**The cell where Father Kolbe died is now a shrine. Maximilian Kolbe was beatified as Confessor by Paul VI in 1970, and canonized as Martyr by Pope John Paul II in 1981.**
I stood and prayed outside this cell during my pilgrimage to Eastern Europe three summers ago.
Welcome back, freeper Salvation! (Vanity)
posted on 08/14/2009 12:45:38 AM PDT
(With God all things are possible.)
What a great man and a true hero of the Christian faith.
posted on 08/14/2009 1:00:14 AM PDT
You did? It is at Auschwitz? So moving ...
posted on 08/14/2009 1:35:54 PM PDT
(Tar and feathers -- good back then, good now)
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