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A Courageous Hero: Irena Sendler

Fresh Manna
by Pastor Tim Burt

On the eve of Israel’s celebration of their 70 year of Independence, I thought it would be fitting to repost this wonderfully inspiring story!  594 more words


Irena Sendler

“The opposite of love is not hatred, but indifference.”  Elie Wiesel

The children called me Jolanta.  My real name is Irena – Irena Sendler.  I was born in 1910 in a small town to the southeast of Warsaw.  521 more words


Book review: Irena’s children, young reader’s edition, by Tilar J. Mazzeo, adapted by Mary Cronk Farrell

Farrell, Mary Cronk. Irena’s children: A True Story of Courage. Adapted from the work written by Tilar J. Mazzeo. Young reader’s edition. Margaret K. McElderry Books, 2016. 138 more words

Book Reviews

Five More Poles Who Changed the World

In a previous article, I discussed five Poles who I thought had made a global impact throughout history. You can read that article by clicking here… 1,030 more words

Polish History

Irena Sendler: the social worker who saved 2,500 Jewish children

Only 29 years old, Polish social worker Irena Sendler was at the heart of an operation that saved around 2,500 Jewish children from the Warsaw Ghetto during the Second World War. 568 more words

History Heroes: Irena Sendler saves Children in Nazi Germany

History Heroes, Lest we Forget—

Lady Plumber rescues Jewish children in Nazi Germany

Remember this lady?

   Irena  Sendler


Died: May 12, 2008 (aged 98)
Warsaw,  Poland…
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Judeo-Christian Culture

London Fringe -- Irena Sendler: The Right Story, the Wrong Presentation

By Jay Menard

Irena Sendler: Rescuing the Rescuer is a valuable show to see for the simple fact that it’s a story that needs to be told and retold. 411 more words