The Messenger 12th April 2024

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Blessing - Easter baskets - Holy Saturday

Blessing – Easter baskets – Holy Saturday

‘ŚWIĘCONKA’ ięconka meaning “the blessing of the Easter baskets” is one of the most enduring and beloved Polish traditions on Holy Saturday during Easter. With roots dating back to the early history of Poland. Baskets containing a sampling of Easter foods are brought to church to be Blessed on Holy Saturday 11:00am at St Joseph’s Church.