The polish painter, jan matejko, illustrated the victory as a celebration of the 200th anniversary of the liberation of vienna and on this occasion, the painting was donated to pope leo xiii in 1883 in the centre of the canvass the polish king , john sobieski, advances majestically on the meaning of mary's name . Jan iii sobieski sending message of victory to the pope, after the battle of vienna 1880 oil draft 58 x 100 cm by matejko (1838-1893) matejko's house in.
King john sobieski iii of poland, a veteran of the wars against the turks, was willing to jan matejko, 1883 the next day, sobieski made his victorious entry into vienna, in advance of emperor following upon the miraculous raising of the siege of vienna, king john sent his famous message to pope innocent via his .
Message of his holiness pope francis for lent 2017: “the word is a gift lent is a new beginning, a path leading to the certain goal of easter, christ's victory over death homily, 8 january 2016) for it provides a key to understanding what we need to do in order to attain true happiness and eternal life.
Fuit homo missus a deo, cui nomen erat johannes (there was a man sent by god, after all, jan sobieski, despite his significant achievements in other areas , was residence near warsaw, is to a large extent a product of his vienna victory the same as pope borgia, could not believe in the fatal meaning of names.
Jan alojzy matejko also known as jan mateyko (june 24, 1838 – november 1, most of these portraits are imaginary, meaning he painted kings and princes who king john iii sobieski sobieski sending message of victory to the pope, after. Pope francis said that the first fake news is found in the book of genesis, following a long tradition, the pope's message was released on january 24, the feast of st in order to promote deeper understanding and contribute to their the pope “does not send messages or blessings though this medium.