New regulations concerning adoption of children and the so-called substitute care start to oblige from January 2012. The authors of the law are certain that new legal solutions will shorten the time of waiting for a child. Children will not spend years in orphanages, and families, which find it hard to cope with their difficult life, will find their new ally. »
Mariusz Książek talks to the Euro-deputy Konrad Szymański about the dangers for Poland connected with the crisis in the European Union and how our country should find itself in the new European Union conditions.
Wiesława Lewandowska talks to the euro-deputy Konrad Szymański
Alicja Dołowska talks to Archbishop Henryk Hoser SAC, the Ordinary of the diocese of Warsaw and Praque
From the Kazakhstan steppe, full of silence, covered with the first snow, subjected to God, we connect with you, remaining in the communion of hearts. How deep was faith in God and the care of Mary over those who had come here before we did. The faith let them survive the nightmares of exile, sufferings which they underwent, when the totalitarian regime took them by force from their Homeland and deported them here, to Kazakhstan, called yellow Siberia, to unimaginably inhuman conditions and deep sadness. »
Fr. Ireneusz Skubiś
Christmas is the time full of our deepest desires and hope. The biggest desire of the Christ's Church is to be recognized very well. But it will not be done when we base only on what is said about the Church by media. »
It has been a year since the solemn celebrations of the 100th anniversary of re- coronation of the Picture of Our Lady of Częstochowa, when in 1909 after robbing the Wonderful Image of papal crowns, endowed by Klemens XI in 1717 (also a pearly dress), a year later new crowns were endowed by Holy Father Pius X, friendly to Polish matters. »
Priest Mirosław Melizner talks to Cardinal Zenon Grocholewski, the prefect for the Congregation of the Catholic Education.
Children in Catholic families experience Christmas very intensely. Decorating a Christmas tree, presents from Santa Claus, Christmas Eve supper, especially sharing the wafer, preceded by reading a biblical fragment, singing carols, and then the Midnight Mass, Nativity play, Christmas pastoral visits - this all creates a specific atmosphere of family warmth. »
Archbishop Józef Michalik
In the Church, since its beginning, there have been synods, Vatican councils and different kinds of initiatives in dioceses and parishes, which aim at bringing bishops closer to the faithful and raising the awareness that everybody is responsible for the Church. »
Fr. Ireneusz Skubiś
In the first days of December this year, I was lucky to walk in Lvov. I visited the Lvov Łyczakowski Cemetery, the Lvov Eaglets Cemetery, the church of St. Maria Magdalena and the Lvov cathedral where I celebrated the Holy Mass and preached a sermon. »