Dedication of painting of Blessed Pope John Paul II - April 2, 2006

A new portrait of Pope John Paul The Great was unveiled in St. Adalbert’s Church which was painted by a parishioner of St. Adalbert’s Parish, Mrs. Zenia Konik. Mass was celebrated at 2:30 in the afternoon by Msgr. Francis Feret to mark the first anniversary of the death of Blessed Pope John Paul II.


Fr. Thaddeus Gorka was the homilist and the congregation, lead by the children of St. Adalbert’s Polish Language School, under the direction of Maria Koleda, with Jerry Ossowski as organist, sang hymns enjoyed by Pope John Paul II during his life.


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