Monday, 21 October 2019

Saint Maximilian Kolbe - by Augustine

St Maximilian Kolbe
Maximilian Kolbe was born on January the 8th, 1894. He became a priest in 1917. In 1941. Then he was arrested by the Nazi Party - Jews. He taught the men in prison how to pray and sing songs to God. The Nazi chose a man to kill, but he pleaded for his life because he had children and a wife. Then, Maximilian sacrificed himself to save the other man. Then Maximilian was canonised as a Saint in 1982 by Pope John Paul ll.
John 15 : 13 - 18

1 comment:

  1. Saint Maximilian Kolbe is a very interesting man, Augustine. Thank you for giving us a good brief information about him. I wonder how you would feel if you were the man saved by Maximilian? The life of this saint makes me reflects on my life and my relationship with God. Thank you, son. Mum