Jan Felczynski's Bell Foundry had pleasure make three bells to the parish of the b.v. Mary and st. Charlemagne to Karlove in Prague (Czech Republic).
Bells weighing 1450 kg, 800 kg and 420 kg are equipped with clappers, wooden yokes and automation system produced by company Rduch Bells & Clocks. In the project involved are Karlov Charm foundation and the City Office in Prague.
The blessing ceremony of bells is scheduled for 30.10.2016, then the bells will be placed on the church tower.
Czech Television about our project: Ceskatelevize.cz
On 14 April 2016 in Ostrow Lednicki (Museum of the first Piasts at Lednica) during the celebrations on 1050. anniversary of Christening of Poland ceremony of bell blessing took place.
„Mieszko & Dobrawa” is the first bell with this name in Poland. It was casted in Jan Felczynski’s Bell Foundry in Przemysl.
Our work on the Misericordia Bell (Mercy) - bell for World Youth Day in our workshop came to an end.
Immediately after Easter, bell will be transported to the company Rduch Bells & Clocks, where he receives a clapper and a wooden yoke.
We look forward to the consecration ceremony, which will take place on April 3 (Mercy Sunday) at the Sanctuary of the Divine Mercy in Krakow - Lagiewniki. After the ceremony, the bell will be transported to the Campus Misericordiae.
We wish you an Easter that is bright, happy, and filled with the contentment of the Lord
On Sunday 11 Mar 2016 the ceremony of bells’ casting took place in our foundry. The ceremony was attended by numerous guests, as well as representatives of major media - television, radio and the press. The event was also graced envoy Cardinal Stanislaw Dziwisz - Mr. Andrzej Bochniak, merging the bell commemorative medal donated by Cardinal released on the 20th anniversary of the pontificate of Pope John Paul II.
We thank all the guests for coming celebration of the birth of the bell.
We look forward now to April 3, 2016, when it is scheduled unveiling Misericordia Bell. The unveiling will take place in Sanctuary of the Divine Mercy in Krakow - Lagiewniki. Then bell will be transported to Campus Misericordiae (the place where in July will take place the World Youth Days).
We would like to present photos from the production of this great project.
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Last week our foundry (Royal-Bells) together with Rduch Bells & Clocks presented products at the church fairs in Zagreb (Croatia). We are truly grateful to all of visitors for all good words and a keen interest in our products.
On Sunday 29 Nov 2015 the ceremony of bells’ blessing took place in the parish of Our Lady of Good Counsel in Krakow, Prokocim. The ceremony was led by cardinal Stanislaw Dziwisz, the former private secretary of John Paul II and current Archbishop of Krakow.
These bells together with one ancient bell with create a minor chord fis’ - a’ - cis’’ - fis’’ and soon will be mounted on a new bell tower currently under construction. The construction was prepared by Rduch Bells & Clocks.
The smallest bell „Misericordia Dei” is dedicated for Extraordinary Jubilee of Mercy starting this December.
Our foundry delivered three new bells to parish of St. Joseph, Husband of BVM in Białystok. This beautiful set was placed on temporary construction as long how building of the new church tower will be finished. Those bells compose a major chord : f’ - a’ - c’’
More information and gallery of blessing and mounting soon.
On 29 August 2015 in Glogovian church bishop Czaja blessed 5 new bells casted in our foundry.
Sancte Josefe, Sancte Batholemaee, Sancta Maria, Sancte Ioannes and Sancte Floriane will ring the first at the beginning of Divine Mercy Year on 8 December.
Bells have notes c’, e’, g’, a’ and c’’. All inscriptions are in Latin and all ornaments are taken from original historical bells that were in the parish before war.
On 21 August 2015 in Ostrow Lednicki (Museum of the first Piasts at Lednica) in the presence of many guests the first ringing of bell „Mieszko & Dobrawa” took place. This is the first bell with this name in Poland. It was casted in Jan Felczynski’s Bell Foundry (Royal Bells) in Przemysl.
Bell’s blessing is planned on 14 April 2016 during the celebrations on 1050. anniversary of Christening of Poland.
Bell „Mieszko & Dobrawa" will ring only during the important events and visitation of Museum’s guests.
On 15 August 2015 our foudnry delivered to Chmiel’nice in Slovakia three new bells tuned with ancient bells in the parish. On that day also the blessing ceremony took place. This beautiful set will be placed on new oak construction prepared by company Rduch Bells & Clocks. More information soon.