World games of Salesian youth

Fischer 3735 | Michel 3885 | Year of issue 2001 | Republic of Poland



The Salesians are a worldwide organisation founded by Saint John Bosco (Don Bosco) in 1859. Bosco gathered a number of priests and lay people together to found a religious congregation in the Catholic Church. He called this congregation the Salesian Society. It was named after Saint Francis de Sales.


XII Światowe Igrzyska Młodzieży Salezjańskie = 7th World games of Salesian youth.
2001 Warszawa 28.04-03.05 = 2001 Warsaw 28 April - 3 May.

Relevant pages

Fischer 3704


Salesians of Don Bosco
Saint John Bosco