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SUCCESS DESPITE EVERYTHING

ARTUR STELMASIAK

Cooperative Credit Unions earned over 250 million zlotys in 2013. – If he were not harassed all the time, our result would be much better – says Rafał Matusiak, the chairman of the National Credit Unions »

HERE I FEEL LIKE AT HOME

FR. WALDEMAR WESOŁOWSKI

- I returned to the paradise of my childhood. Therefore, I feel here like at home – said cardinal Joachim Meisner from Koln during the Holy Mass celebrated on 15 February 2014 in Mary’s Basilica in Krzeszów. In this place he was celebrating his 80th birthday and the jubilee of the 25 years of his archbishopric ministry in Koln. Pope Francis accepted his resignation from this function because of his retiring age »

FAME TO UKRAINE

WOJCIECH KĘDER

If one wants to influence the course of international events, first it is necessary to fight for the subjectivity of one’s country in the international arena and an effective defence of its interests »

FAITH AND FORGIVENESS

FR. KRZYSZTOF PAWLINA

Hatred, anger, lack of forgiveness – these are pains hidden deeply. Although they are not visible, they often come out from hide imperceptibly. »

FRANCIS WHOM WE DO NOT KNOW

JOANNA SZCZERBIŃSKA

Authors of this book, unusual in many respects – Agnieszka Gracz and Adam Sosnowski – last year they were standing in the rain at the Basilica of St. Peter. Together with other journalists from other countries, they were waiting in suspense for the result of the conclave. The new pope fascinated them at the moment of appearing in the Loggia of Blessings. »

DEFICIT OF DEMOCRACY

Wiesława Lewanowska talks with a parliamentarian Kazimierz M. Ujazdowski about the abuse of parliamentarian law, lack of Sejm control and lulling the public opinion

ACTIONS IN RUSSIA THREATEN THE SAFETY IN EUROPE

(editors)

The Federation Council, the Higher Chamber of the Russian Parliament, on 1 March 2014 allowed for using the Military Forces of the Russian Federation on the territory of Ukraine. President Vladimir Putin addressed this request for such a consent to the Chamber. The request was supported by 90 members of the Federation Council, that is, everybody who had been registered during the extraordinary meeting of the Chamber. »

TWO FACES OF POLAND

KATARZYNA WOYNAROWSKA

Even a border was defined. It is not on a map but it is perceivable from a closer perspective, in small towns or villages. The border between poor and rich Poland. It was marked on the line Elbląg – Krosno. On the right there is the so-called eastern wall, in which the income per one inhabitant is much smaller than on the other side of the border. »

A PROGRAM FOR ORDINARY POLES

CZESŁAW RYSZKA

The events in Ukraine have obscured the significance of the Second Meeting of the IV Congress of Law and Justice which was held in Warsaw on 15 February 2014. It had a programmatic character and its issues were: health, work, family. These are three key problems of Poles to solve or: three biggest dangers today with which the government of the Civic Platform and the Polish People’s Alliance cannot cope. »

DEFENCE OF DOCTOR’S CONSCIENCE

ARTUR STELMASIAK

Conscience is an element of the human nature which reminds us about the superiority of moral law over the statutory law – emphasized archbishop Henryk Hoser, the chairman of the Experts’ Team of the Polish Episcopal Conference for Bioethics. »

FOUNDATION ‘OUR SUNDAY’ HAS BEEN STARTED

Anna Cichobłazińska talks with Fr. Ireneusz Skubiś – the editor in chief of ‘Sunday’

FORESTS AND GOVERNMENTS

WIESŁAWA LEWANDOWSKA

The State Forests have been praised for 90 years. Because they could represent the Polish statehood and be the symbol of the independent economy in the Second Polish Republic »

THEY MAINTAIN FAITH OF FATHERS AND TRADITION

Poles and Polish Diaspora in the diocese of Rockiville Centre on the so-called Long Island, have been gathering together for a dozen years, around the local Archdiocese pastor, under the lead of one of Polish bishops in order to manifest their faith, relation to tradition and the Church. In this way they contribute to enriching multicultural society of the local Church in the United States. The organizer of the meeting is usually the diocesan branch of the Polish-American Priests Association (PAPA). »

WISDOM OF MIND AND WISDOM OF HEART

FR. JAROSŁAW GRABOWSKI

Many meetings of John Paul II with people of science and culture, his engagement in the Papal Science Academy (which involves among the others 20 laureates of the Nobel Prize), establishing the Papal Council for Culture (1982), the Papal Academy of Social Studies (1994) and the Papal Academy of Life (1994), to which prominent scientists from the whole world belong, these are only some evidences of the papal care for science. »

WITH VISIT TO POPE FRANCIS – FOR STRENGTHENING ONESELF

Holy Father, Today we are coming to Your Holiness as a teacher of faith, thanks to whom each of us feels fully the Church, because we are looking for Lord’s words in Your word. This meeting was awaited and touching because from the beginning of Your ministry at the Holy See we have been realizing the fact that Your Holiness strengthens our Church not only with the charisma of word but also with a testimony of a witness of courageous and lively faith. We thank Holy Father for this testimony. »

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