Editorial

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Thinking John Paul II

Fr. IRENEUSZ SKUBIŚ

We have the fourth anniversary of the death of the Holy Father John Paul II. We remember the days that we experienced together as mankind since over altogether one billion people participated in the funeral of the Holy Father. »

To defend all that Poland is

Fr. IRENEUSZ SKUBIŚ

Archbishop Jozef Michalik of Przemysl was re-elected as the President of the Polish Bishops’ Conference for the next five-year term. »

The world and the sick – the sick and the world

Fr. IRENEUSZ SKUBIŚ

The World Day of the Sick passed but the problem of illness, suffering, medical treatment and care has not disappeared. This is a special matter because it touches hopeless people, overwhelmed by suffering and often without proper material means. »

‘I was in prison...’

Fr. IRENEUSZ SKUBIŚ

In Poland there are 60,000 places in prisons and 84,000 prisoners. 70,000 convicts are waiting for vacant places in prisons. These figures show the difficult and even dramatic picture of the Polish penitentiary system considering the fact that only people with valid sentences are sent to prison. »

Life must be loved

Fr. IRENEUSZ SKUBIŚ

As we know the motto of this year’s pastoral ministry is ‘Let us care for life.’ This concern should especially reach the most threatened conceived human life that is growing and is a human being from its very beginning, created by Lord God in his image and likeness »

Fr Jerzy Popieluszko – important chapter in Polish history

Fr. IRENEUSZ SKUBIŚ

It is with joy that we received the news that the beatification process of the Servant of God Fr Jerzy Popieluszko is about to be completed. Fr Jerzy, a national hero, martyr and priest. »

For peace in the Holy Land

Fr. IRENEUSZ SKUBIŚ

The Holy Father Benedict XIV keeps appealing to the world for peace. Since this is the most significant issue. Perhaps we all do not realise what war is and what disaster it brings. »

Patrons of scientists and intellectuals

Fr. IRENEUSZ SKUBIŚ

We are approaching the Feast of the Epiphany, popularly known as the feast of Three Kings. It is a reminder of the mystery of God’s manifestation to the Gentiles. »

Our hearts for Father Jerzy

Fr. IRENEUSZ SKUBIŚ

The oldest Pauline father Rev. Dr. Jerzy Tomzinski is 90 years old. He is a legend of Jasna Gora, a living chronicle of the most important events in the Church in the past century. »

Awaiting wisely

Fr. IRENEUSZ SKUBIŚ

Advent is a very important time in the liturgical year. It has its own cultural, family and parish traditions. This wonderful period introduces Christians into the atmosphere of Christmas. »

Let us not be afraid of this King

Fr. IRENEUSZ SKUBIŚ

Today we are experiencing a unique Sunday because it is the feast of Christ the King of the Universe. This is a wonderful feast (you can learn more about it in the liturgical insert) showing the essence of our faith and re-evaluating what absorbs us every day. »

The Pauline Year in ‘Niedziela’

Fr. IRENEUSZ SKUBIŚ

We are in the Year of St Paul. Saying ‘we are’, I mean our editorial work connected with evangelisation, which is under the sign of St Paul this year. Furthermore, we notice that it was Christ himself that entrusted the Church with this task... »

Thoughts for 11 November

Fr. IRENEUSZ SKUBIŚ

For us, Poles living in the country and abroad, the day of 11 November is a great national holiday, the anniversary of regaining independence. This year we celebrate the 90th anniversary. »

Facing the perspective of eternal life

Fr. IRENEUSZ SKUBIŚ

In his book ‘Testimony’ Cardinal Stanislaw Dziwisz describes his experiences related to the passing away of the beloved John Paul II to the Father’s house. He stresses that he always accompanied the Holy Father and now he was passing away alone. »

John Paul II – Christianity – man

Fr. IRENEUSZ SKUBIŚ

Cardinal Karol Wojtyla of Krakow was elected Pope thirty years ago. He chose the name of John Paul II. I remember his predecessor to the Apostolic See justifying this name, referring to the counciliar popes: John XXIII and Paul VI. The very short pontificate of John Paul I made Cardinal Wojtyla refer to his decision. »

Editor: Tygodnik Katolicki "Niedziela", ul. 3 Maja 12, 42-200 Czestochowa, Polska
Editor-in-chief: Lidia Dudkiewicz • Translation: Aneta Amrozik • E-mail: redakcja@niedziela.pl