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NEW ‘WONDERFUL’ POLAND

GRZEGORZ GÓRNY

A few months ago, during a meeting of the Seym, a proxy of a committee ‘Stop pedophilia’ Mariusz Dzierżawski started reading an instruction from a parliamentary pulpit, how to masturbate. His speech was stopped by the marshal of the Seym at that time, Ewa Kopacz. She noted that there were young people in the aula who can feel offended by the content. In response she heard that it was a fragment of a textbook for sexual education, approved by the Ministry of National Education for Polish schools. »

THE LAST WARNING

MICHAŁ KARNOWSKI

The march in the defence of Media Democracy and Freedom which took place in Warsaw on 13 December 2014, showed how many Poles consider the result of local elections as distorted. A few dozen thousand people, according to various estimations: from 50 to 100 thousand, marched through Warsaw peacefully. »

ARCHBISHOP JEDRASZEWSKI IN DEFENCE OF CHILDREN AGAINST GENDER IDEOLOGY

ANNA CICHOBŁAZIŃSKA

Being concerned and outrageous with a situation which took place in the fourth year of the Primary School no 8 in Belchatow, where there were lessons in the spirit of gender ideology, out of parents’ knowledge or consent, archbishop Marek Jedraszewski, the metropolitan of Lodz, on 6 December 2014, wrote a letter to inhabitants of Belchatow. »

BISHOPS ARE GUARDIANS OF VALUES

LIDIA DUDKIEWICZ

The march was planned on 13 December 2014 in Warsaw, on the anniversary of introducing the martial law. An invasion against bishops was initiated by those medial and political groups which one would not suspect of a neutral attitude towards the Church or objectivism towards its mission. »

REFLECTIONS ABOUT POLAND AT CHRISTMAS EVE TABLE

FR. IRENEUSZ SKUBIŚ

Christmas is concentrated on the family, on family life, which has played an important role in our history. Although cruel neighbours decided to partition our country, destroyed our nationality, they did not manage to destroy our identity. Because it is in the hearts of Poles, full of love and nostalgia for their Polish heritage placed in the resources of faith and culture. »

A NEW DEFINITION OF THE LARGE FAMILY

JAN MARIA JACKOWSKI

A new ‘liberated’ family is constantly changeable and stops being stable, reliable strength for both members and for the society. »

THEY FELT IMPUNITY

WITOLD DUDZIŃSKI

Death of Fr. Jerzy Popiełuszko was planned with cold blood. Culprits acted with premeditation – emphasizes Jakub Gołębiewski from the Institute of National Remembrance, an author of the second volume of documents collection concerning the kidnapping of priest Jerzy »

IN THE KINDERGARDEN OF EUROPE

Wiesława Lewandowska talks with Paweł Kowal about closing up in the grey sphere of security, neglecting neighbourhood and forgotten Jagiellonian idea

REDEMPTION OF THE INVESTIGATION BEFORE ELECTIONS

CZESŁAW RYSZKA

On 5 November the District Prosecution in Warsaw remitted the investigation concerning the civil organization of flights of the president and the prime minister to Smoleńsk in 2010 »

THINKING ABOUT HOMELAND

FR. IRENEUSZ SKUBIŚ, The Honourable Editor-in Chief of ‘Niedziela’

A famous poem of Karol Wojtyła entitled: ‘Thinking about Homeland’ has a great significance for people appreciating their roots, heritage, history. St. John Paul II is a master in great reflection on the idea of patriotism and in realization of these works. »

BISHOP GRZEGORZ KASZAK ASKS FOR HELP IN REBUILDING THE CATHEDRAL

GRZEGORZ KASZAK, Bishop of Sosnowiec

Today I write to You with my heart full of pain, because I know that Your hearts have always been sensitive to needs of those who were in difficult situations. The fire engulfed our cathedral. »

POLAND WITHOUT THE CROSS?

WOJCIECH DUDKIEWICZ

The advertisement spot ordered by the Foreign Ministry, was to promote Poland, but became the subject of a controversy. Poland is shown without Christian elements, including the cross. The advertisement spot lasts a minute. »

POLISH ENTERPRENEURS ARE ESCAPING ABROAD

ANDRZEJ KAŹMIERCZAK

The wave of enterprises bankruptcy returned to Poland. Last September 71 more companies went bankrupt than in the analogue month last in the previous year. Not only was the number of bankruptcy bigger – there were also bigger economic losses. »

WHITE SPOTS IN A MUSEUM

WOJCIECH DUDKIEWICZ

The newly opened Historical Museum of Polish Jews leads a viewer with a story about events. It is created by writings, staging, interactive posts. Surely, it is the most modern museum in Poland. »

POLAND A CHAMPION OF THE WORLD

A dream from a few weeks ago became a fact. A Polish volleyball team has won the championship in the world. The attitude of Poles saved the championship match which was taking place in our country for three weeks. Encoding the transmission of the competitions were in the shadow of during the sport event. »

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