Reference code: 419/I/1/3/17
Title: Janusz Rieger on "Milieu" trips with Fr. Karol Wojtyła
Size and medium: 1,97 GB; MP4
Creator's name: The Centre for the Thought of John Paul II
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Short biographical note:
Janusz Rieger (1934) - professor of humanities, linguist and Slavist, researcher at the Institute of Slavistry of the Polish Academy of Sciences (1960-1997) and the Institute of Polish Language of the Polish Academy of Sciences (1997-2004), lecturer at Warsaw University, member of the Warsaw Scientific Society.
Served as an altar boy in St. Florian's Church in Cracow at the time when Karol Wojtyla was a vicar there. He participated in the conversion seminars organized by Fr. Wojtyla. He belonged to the so-called milieu - a group of students connected with Fr Karol Wojtyła who went with him to the mountains and kayaking.
Conversations with Fr. Wojtyla in his youth. Wojtyla's advice to girls. Bishop's Sacrament at Wawel. Memories from the students' mountain and kayak trips with Fr. Wojtyla - conversations, chants, various adventures , masses in nature.The wedding ceremony of the interlocutor with the participation of Bishop Wojtyla.
The correspondence of the interlocutor with John Paul II. Participation of members of „milieu" in John Paul II's pilgrimages to Poland. Song of Barka.