Miroslaw was born in 1971 in Poland, and has lived for most of his life in Katowice. He joined the Society of Jesus in 1994. He studied philosophy in Cracow, and did his ‘regency’ or pastoral placement in the retreat house in Czechowice-Dziedzice, followed by theology studies in in Warsaw. Later he did his STL degree (Sacred Theology Licentiate) at Jesuit School of Theology in Berkeley, California. After he was ordained in 2004, he worked as socius (assistant) of the novice master in Stara Wies (2005-2008). From 2008 until 2013 he was again in the United States, this time in Chicago, to serve the Polish community there.