Catholics Everywhere Commemorate the 31st Anniversary


October 19th, 2015 marked the 31st anniversary of Bl. Fr. Jerzy Popieluszko’s kidnapping and brutal murder at the hands of the Polish police. His death was remembered all around the world. Catholics gathered in Poland and around the world to commemorate his death and the beginning of his road to sainthood. In Poland the newly elected President Andrzej Duda and his wife, payed respects to the chaplain of solidarity at mass and placed a wreath in his memory at his grave site.

Commemorate the 31st Anniversary, Andrzej Duda

As the country pays tribute in the form or prayers, performances and more Poland still remembers the great sacrifice of Bl. Fr. Jerzy.

Andrzej Duda , 31st Anniversary

Andrzej Duda takes a moment to pay respects after laying a commemorative wreath at the grave site of Bl. Fr. Jerzy on the 31st Anniversary of his death.