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Memorial of St. Maximilian Kolbe

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Fr. Maximilian Kolbe

Maximilian was a Polish Franciscan born in 1894. He died in Auschwitz. Learn more about a man who gave his life on behalf of one of his fellow prisoners from Melissa Musick and watch the movie trailer after the jump:

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The Secret Auden

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W.H. Auden

Interesting article in The New York Review of Books about the pursuit of kindness and honor by the poet and Anglo-Catholic W.H. Auden, “An old woman in his congregation was suffering night terrors, so he took a blanket and slept in the hallway outside her apartment.” Read the whole thing here: The Secret Auden.

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