Some Sisters of our Congregation worked tirelessly in hidden, consecrated service in the episcopal residence and curia in Krakow and later went to serve in the papal household and offices of St. John Paul II. Sisters of our Congregation were present at the Pope's deathbed.
VIDEOS ON FORMED If you have access to a parish providing this program, FORMED has wonderful videos on St. John Paul II"s life and message. Highly recommended is the Fr. Michael Gaitley MIC series on Formed, "The Second Greatest Story Ever Told" whose main protagonist is St. John Paul II. Go to www.formed.org.
Sister Servants of the Most Sacred Heart of Jesus following the Canonization of our Father Founder St. Joseph Sebastian Pelczar on 18 May 2003, Audience with St. John Paul II in Clementine Hall at the Apostolic Palace of the Vatican.
"The Papal Five" as they are affectionately dubbed in our Congregation, were those Sisters called from the Krakow Curia to serve in hidden and sacrificial service in the papal household of St. John Paul II.
Our Mother Amabilis (left) who was our first superior, formator and provincial of the American province, is seen here with Sr. Redempta, pictured at beatification Mass offered by St. John Paul II for our Father Founder, St. Joseph Sebastian Pelczar, Rzeszow, Poland, June 2, 1991. Courtesy of the Archives of our Congregation.
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