August 14, 2013

The story of St. Maximilian Kolbe


Greatness isn't just success at the things you accomplish and what you do, but it's success at who you are. One person who was truly a man of greatness and succeeded in making his life a gift for others was a priest named Father Maximilian Kolbe. He was a priest in Poland when the Nazis took over...

2 comments:

rootofjesse2 said...

Wow.

Mirabilis said...

This has been posted elsewhere today – you might be interested in Kolbe's mysterious connection with Poland's Nobel poet –

http://www.poetryfoundation.org/article/182511