Katarzyna Dobrowolska talks about the Euro 2012 with the auxiliary bishop of Kielce diocese and the delegate of the Polish Episcopal Conference for pastoral ministry among sportsmen, Marian Florczyk
On the occasion of the first edition of the first supplement in ‘L’Osservatore Romano’ devoted to women, Włodzimierz Rędzioch talks with Professor Lucetta Scaraffia, a historian responsible for this new initiative of the papal journal.
He is still pretending to be somebody else. He was a nobleman, a hetman of Lublin. His opinions are ridiculous, it is an alternative theatre, a fun till the end – says Maria Nowińska, an ex-wife of Janusz Palikot
Fr. MAREK ŁUCZAK
Today the area of the Lvov archdiocese is nearly 70 thousand km2, nearly 155 thousand of the faithful and over 300 active churches. However, a real reason for proud is undoubtedly the imposing tradition. This year the local Catholic Church of the Latin rite is celebrating the 600th anniversary of its existence. »
We have not known till today where there are the places of the massacre of Polish heroes fighting against the Soviet and communist occupant. As far as we know most places of the imprisoned and the murdered by the Germans, we find, archive and commemorate places where the crime of genocide to Polish patriots were done by the Soviet and Polish communists »
FR. IRENEUSZ SKUBIŚ
‘Panem et circenses!’ – Bread and Olympic games! It was said so about the times of the reign of the great Roman Empire. For, the most important thing for the Roman commonalty was food – hence such a frequent giveaway of corn during the Olympic games by rich citizens who wanted to gain popularity for their political activity – and also the Olympic games, mostly the fights of gladiators, very popular among spectators. »
CHURCH – STATE – FINANCES
The governmental proposal of the amount of a tax deduction for the Church is not acceptable – said Bishop Wojciech Polak during a presentation of the common project of six Catholic weeklies – a special supplement ‘Church – state – finances’. »
Our Lady of Fatima was warning on 13 July 1917 that if people did not answer to her call, then Russia ‘would spread its mistakes all over the world, leading to wars and persecution of the Church’. »
1085 performers from 11 countries: Austria, Bulgaria, Egypt, Spain, Moldavia, Germany, Norway, Romania, Ukraine, Great Britain and Poland who presented themselves during concerts of various kinds of music, and exhibition, spectacles and lectures composed the 22nd edition of the International Festival of Sacral Music ‘Gaude Mater’ which took place in Częstochowa on 1-6 May 2012. »
Wiesława Lewandowska talks with a sociologist and social philosopher prof. Zdzisław Krasnodębski about the presence which goes beyond history, the meaning of the term ‘a Smoleńsk people’ and projects for Poland.
Włodzimierz Rędzioch talks with dr Marco Maiorino - an employee of the Vatican Secret Archive - a curator of the exhibition 'Lux in arcane