About Me

My name is Wojciech Nowak. I am a Jesuit. I am currently in charge of the Centre of Spiritual Formation in Kalisz (Poland). Faith has been important to me since my childhood. However, I was searching for the experience of the living God. At the same time, I was curious about the world and I wanted to get to know life. I had a passion for parachuting, then mountains, rock climbing, skiing, marathon running. And my dog ... which I raised from a puppy, now serves in the Dutch police. My hunger for God was still unsatisfied. I was leading an intense spiritual life in the Order but...

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Life in the Name of Jesus

Til minde om fader Jacek Bolewski SJ (1946-2012) Fader Jacek Bolewski SJ – profesor i teologi, for mange en åndelig leder og vejvisende lærer i meditativ bøn, forfatter til mange bøger bl.a.: Simpel meditations praksis (Prosta praktyka medytacji) 1992, Intet som Gud. Illuminationens Mænd i Øst og Vest (Nic jak Bóg. Postacie iluminacji Wschodu i Zachodu) 1993 , Kunsten hos Gud. Det åndelige element i kunsten (Sztuka u Boga. Duchowość obecna w twórczości) 1998, At lade ilden brænde. Tilkendegivelsen af ignatiansk åndeliv (Zająć się Ogniem. Odkrywanie duchowości ignacjańskiej) 2001, Sheakspeares...

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Icon Way

THE WAY OF THE ICON is a creative circle connected with the ministry of Jesuits and inspiredby the spiritual and artistic beauty of the ICON – a painting “not made by human hand”. Our aim is to learn about and implement the message carried by the Sacred Image, in other words to accept and to show in art the truth about God who manifested in the flesh and and gave testimony of it. THE WAY OF THE ICON is a workshop and a “school” where the rules of iconography are explored referring to traditional and modern artistic techniques. Our aim is icon-writing in the spiritual meaning of this word. Starting...

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