Gietrzwald is the only place of the Revelation of Our Lady in Poland, which was recognized by the Vatican as authentic on a par with Fatima, Guadalupe, and Lourdes. Whereas Swieta Lipka is an unusual place of Marian cult with fabulous pipe organs and a Baroque church among lakes and forests.
We invite you to travel on the trail of Orthodox churches and blessed places. We will begin with a visit to the sacred Mount Grabarka, where the believers are washing affected places in the miraculous spring and come around the church on their knees.
The Monastery in Czestochowa is the most important place of worship of the Virgin Mary in Poland with the miraculous image of the Black Madonna. As the legend says it is painted by St. Luke the Evangelist on fragments of the table of the Holy Family.
The first Tatars arrived to Poland in the fourteenth century. They fought both together with the Poles against the Teutonic Order, and against the Poles. Since the fifteenth century, in return for military service under the banner of the Polish king, they received lands.
St. Faustina. She had a gift of bilocation, reading of human souls and prophecies. St. Kolbe. In 1941, he was sent to Auschwitz, where he voluntarily chose death by starvation in exchange for a convicted inmate. Blessed Popiełuszko. Chaplain of Warsaw Solidarity. He was killed in 1984 by officers of the Communist State Security Service.
We invite you to visit one of the remarkable monument of Catholicism in Poland- the world’s largest statue of Christ the King in Swiebodzin.The figure of Jesus in Rio has a height of 30m (98ft), this in Swiebodzin has 36m (118ft).