But his impact is far from over.
JPII was a world-class philosopher. He taught us truths about ourselves, and humanity in general, in a way that made sense. He understood our deepest longings and turmoil. He could explain the inner workings of our heart in relation to God.
In a nutshell, he taught us how to be fully human through Jesus Christ.
But while most of us learned this from his speeches, encyclicals, and books, Andreas Widmer, former Swiss Guard and now Director of Entrepreneurship Programs at Catholic University of Americas’ Busch School of Business & Economics, received his instruction in person.
This giant of a man swore to protect and serve the Holy Father with his life.
And in return, he learned what it means to truly live. In fact, he wrote a book about it called The Pope & the CEO: John Paul II’s Leadership Lessons to a Young Swiss Guard.
- Hear beautiful stories about what JPII was really like in person
- Learn about the history and duties of the Swiss Guard
- Discover the relationship between JPII’s famous Theology of the Body and the world of economics
- Discuss how JPII’s view of poverty and the human person is necessary to understand the heart of Pope Francis
- Hear this modern saint’s “simple” rule of life he practiced every day
You don’t get too many opportunities to hear personal witness about a saint. Andreas Widmer gives us that and much more!
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