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She prayed to St. Joseph to find a husband … and he led her to the convent

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Anna Gębalska-Berekets - published on 03/06/22

"I immediately understood that St. Joseph had answered my request by finding me the divine Spouse."

Elżbieta Waligóra has been working in a soup kitchen for the homeless for five years. She sees every day how kindness, love, and concern are as important as the soup she makes. Showing her guests with her heart that they are important in the eyes of God is her vocation, even if it’s not the one she imagined at first, as she shared with Aleteia.

You faithfully prayed the novena to St. Joseph for three years, but Prince Charming never came!

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