Married couples were the focus of Pope Francis’ second “balcony talk” in Poland on Thursday, receiving from him three words he has often said are key to a successful marriage. “Sometimes they ask me how to make it so that the family always goes forward and overcomes difficulties,” the Pope said July 28, adding that… Continue reading Three words every couple should know, according to Pope Francis
Located just southeast of Krakow, the Wieliczka salt mine is famous for many things – most notably its underground chapels, made entirely out of rock salt. In fact, the chapels are so stunning that they have earned the mine a nickname: the ‘underground salt cathedral.’ Officially opened in the 13th century, the mine is one… Continue reading The story of Poland's majestic 'underground salt cathedral'
Ahead of next year’s World Youth Day in Krakow, the long-time secretary for Pope John Paul II explained how the saint inspired a generation even though many never saw him in person. “The thing that was attractive, that attracted young people to John Paul II, was not even what he was saying to them, but… Continue reading Pope John Paul II"s Secret to Inspiring the Youths Unveiled