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Homage to the Blessed Father Jerzy Popieluszko

Today, October 16, 2011 we gave homage to the Blessed Father Jerzy Popieluszko on the 27th anniversary of his martyrdom. The celebrations began at the Fr. Jerzy Popieluszko Memorial, which was dedicated in 1990 in Greenpoint, Brooklyn, opposite the intersection of Bedford and Nassau Aves.
The ceremony of prayer and reflection began with an introduction by Mr. Michael Pajak, the President of the New York Foundation of John Paul II and the initiator of the construction of the monument to Fr. Jerzy Popieluszko. After the welcome, a prayer was said by Fr. Mark Sobczak, CM, the Pastor of the St. Stanislaus Kostka Parish in Brooklyn.

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