By Erin Robinson
Maximilian Kolbe entered the Franciscan junior seminary in Poland in 1907. Where he excelled in mathematics and physics. He studied philosophy at the Jesuit Gregorian College in Rome from 1912-1915, and theology at the Franciscan collage Serafico in Rome from 1915-1919.
Maximilian returned to Poland on the 29th of July 1919 to teach history in the Krakow Seminary.
Maximilian died to save a man with wife and children.