In today's Daily Refill: It's the feast of St. Maximilian Kolbe! So here's an episode of the Renovo podcast about St. Maximilian
Today is the Memorial of Saint Maximilian Kolbe, and so…Bishop starts off this episode by reflecting upon the life of this Franciscan priest and martyr who died at Auschwitz. Then it’s on to the Assumption of Mary into heaven and this Sunday’s Gospel reading which includes Jesus telling His disciples: “I have come to the set the earth on fire, and how I wish it were already blazing!”
Kyle Heimann talks with Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades about the tremendous example of two great Saints of World War II who's Feast Days are this week: St. Teresa Benedicta of the Cross (St. Edith Stein), and St. Maximilian Kolbe. Bishop discusses their story and how we can learn from them today.