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Reliquary of Blessed Father Popieluszko

On Sunday October 17, 2010 our parish were blessed with ceremonial reception of the relics of Blessed Father Jerzy Popieluszko. The ceremony started with hundreds of people gathered at the Jerzy Popieuszko Square in Greenpoint. Participating in the commemorative ceremony conducted near Greenpoint’s McCarren Park were Michael Pajak, president of the New York Chapter of the John Paul II Foundation and members of the organization,  Frank Milewski, president of the Downstate N.Y. Division of the Polish American Congress,  members of the Sea League of America, Liga Morska, dressed in uniforms and with Polish and American flags and emblems, provided the honor guard, members of Polish Supplementary School of Maria Konopnicka,  Polish scouts and children. Continue reading Reliquary of Blessed Father Popieluszko