A Jesuit's-eye view of a Papal visit

Posted July 31, 2016 8:41 am by Editor

A Jesuit's-eye view of a Papal visit

(Vatican Radio) Pope Francis visited Krakow’s Jesuit community on Saturday afternoon. Though not on the official programme, the visit was not entirely a surprise: indeed calls to local Jesuit houses have become something of a regular feature of Pope Francis’ Apostolic Journeys. 

One of the Jesuits on hand for the visit was the head of Vatican Radio’s Polish-language service, Fr. Leszek Gesiak, SJ. He told us the meeting was more than an occasion to exchange pleasantries.

Click below to hear Lydia O’Kane’s extended conversation with Fr. Fr. Leszek Gesiak, SJ, of Vatican Radio’s Polish language service

“He was very open [to] our ideas,”

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