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A BLACK LEGEND OF PIUS XII

GRZEGORZ GÓRNY

A black legend of Pius XII is still going on. He is accused of keeping silent about Holocaust and even cooperation with Hitler. The first time the accusations had appeared was in 1963 (3 years after the pope’s death and 18 years after the end of the war). »

MY AUNTIE IS IN HEAVEN…

An interview with the niece of Mother Theresa from Calcutta »

A SPOKESMAN OF MERCY

FR. IRENEUSZ SKUBIŚ

‘My family, my children!’ – this desperate cry of Franciszek Gajowniczek, sentenced to starving to death by a German bandit in the Auschwitz camp, was thumping in the ears and heart of Fr. Maksymilian Kolbe. »

AN IT SPECIALIST, A SPORTSMAN, A MANAGER

WITOLD IWAŃCZAK

The word ‘Information technology’, instead of the word: Electronic Calculation Technology, appeared in our dictionary thanks to prof. Andrzej Targowski »

RELICS OF BLESSED PIER GIORGIO IN POLAND

ANNA JANOWSKA

On the World Youth days, an unusual pilgrim, blessed Pier Giorgio Frasssati, whom John Paul II had named ‘A man of eight blessings’, will arrive in Poland in his relics. »

IGNACY DOMEYKO DREAMT ABOUT SUCH POLAND

Artur Stelmasiak talks with Pablo Domeyko, a great-grandson of Ignacy Domeyko – a hero of Chile and friend of Adam Mickiewicz »

LIFE WRITTEN WITH SOLIDARITY

EWA GORSKA

During the time of martial law, Grazyna Przybylska-Wendt was in a few places of seclusion, and in relation to those events, she wrote a play about interned women 'The thirteenth, the twelth'. »

A VIOLENT MAN OF THE DIVINE KINGDOM

ROBERT DEREWENDA, AGNIESZKA SALAMUCHA

Fr. Franciszek Blachnicki was called so in a condolence telegram after his death by the saint pope John Paul II. Why? »

FROM JOY TO A TESTIMONY

Mikołaj Wyrzykowski talks with a journalist and a traveler Wojciech Cejrowski

HUMBLE AND LOVING FAITHFULNESS

Father Michał Legan OSPPE talks with Father prof. Bazyli Degórski, a Pauline Father, a prominent patrologist, and a laureate of the Phoenix Award 2015

LUCKILY ONE MUST WORK

Jolanta Marszałek talks with Paweł Królikowski – a theatre and movie actor about everyday life, about family and why he likes Easter

AN ORDINARY LIFE OF DANUTA MICHAŁOWSKA

ANNA WYSZYŃSKA

An excellent actress, film director, a lecturer for many years and also a rector of the National University of Theatre in Cracow – Danuta Michałowska died on 11 January 2015 in Cracow, a few days after her 92nd birthday. She was rewarded with the Gold Medal for the Meritorious in Gloria Artis Culture and received the title of the Honoured Citizen of Cracow. »

A GREAT ABSENT COMPOSER, STILL WITH US

TADEUSZ SZYMA

It has been a year since the death of Wojciech Kilar. He passed away to Lord on 29 December 2013. Despite the time passing, it is still difficult to accept the death of the composer, who had been one of the clearest people of the Polish music life since the mid of the last century. »

IT IS WORTH BEING GOOD

Milena Kindziuk talks with Krzysztof Ziemiec, a journalist of Polish Television TVP

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Editor-in-chief: Lidia Dudkiewicz • Translation: Aneta Amrozik • E-mail: redakcja@niedziela.pl