I extend my sincere thanks to everyone who in any way contributed to the success of our 40-Hour Devotion. This was a wonderful experience for each of us, as well as a magnificent testimony of our faith and adoration for Jesus Christ present among us in the Most Blessed Sacrament.
My thanks to those who came to the Devotions, Masses and especially to the private adoration. Thank you to Reverend Canon Thomas Machalski who delivered the sermons at the Closing and to the other priests for preaching the Word of God. Many thanks to Rev. Rafal Kopystynski CM, who presided over teh Vespers and Procession. I extend my thanks to all guests priest who came to celebrated with us. Many thanks Małgorzta, our organist, our parish choir, Mr. Jurek, our sexton, for the preparation of the church. Sincere thanks to the children and their parents for participating in the closing ceremony and procession – the children from St. Stanislaus Kostka Catholic Academy, the Polish Saturday School, children from the religious instruction programs, the children in Krakowianki and Gorale costumes, and the altar servers. God Bless the Sisters, Father Jarek and Mr. Krzysztof for preparing the servers. Special thanks to the Sea League, all the Parish Societies and Organizations who participated in the procession with their banners.
I am thankful that the church was filled with so many faithful parishioners. It was a beautiful exhibit of our faith. My thanks to those who worked in the rectory preparing the Devotion and a reception for the many guest priests. For this ‘unseen’ gift of labor, many thanks. May God Bless you.