Pope Saint John Paul II

The Polish word Lolek means “free man." Have you ever asked yourself what it really means to be a free man?

This question is becoming almost impossible to answer when we look at the kinds of men our culture glorifies. Good male role models are becoming few and far between. Bad male role models are becoming numerous.


No believer in Christ, no institution of the Church can avoid this supreme duty: to proclaim Christ to all peoples. -Pope Saint John Paul II



Our time in Rome has ended and we’re back on US time already. Looking back on our time is pretty surreal. From the moment we landed in Rome, you could feel the energy of the city, carried over from Easter celebrations straight through the canonizations of Saints John Paul II and John XXIII.