On the ways of faith
Fr Ksawery Sokolowski
Most Christians do not negate the fact of Christ’s presence in the Blessed Sacrament. You cannot be a Catholic and do not believe that at the moment of the consecration, when the priest says in the name of Christ the words, ‘This is my Body. »
An accident or a miracle?
Fr Jozef Brzostowski
Irena from Detroit always associates Christmas with presents. Christmas Eve is the most beautiful day; she cannot wait to open the surprises. She was given a doll on that memorable day. »
Woman’s fortitude putting us to shame
Fr Lukasz Jaksik
The chronicles state briefly: she was born without any pain; no need for a midwife. But her death was completely different. Her last companions were pain, blood and humiliation. »
Victory over despair
Fr Lukasz Jaksik
Some non-initiated spectator could be astonished while visiting a church on 1 November. Instead of the mood of depression he will see gold colours of the liturgical robes, triumphant songs, incense and loud bell ringing. This is exactly one of the paradoxes of Christianity. »
Story of a real man
Josephology is the youngest theological discipline. Just before the Second Vatican Council special educational centres were created in various parts of the world. They were to examine the figure and life of Saint Joseph. »
Can atheists be left in peace?
Fr Andrzej Przybylski
God forbid! We do not persecute anyone. I do not know what happens in particular cases but certainly the Church, proclaiming the teaching about man’s dignity and freedom, opposes any persecutions. »
Priesthood and clay vessels
Fr. Ireneusz Skubis
The sermon preached on 22 June 2009 in the Shrine of Our Lady of Fatima and of Fr Pio in Terliczka near Rzeszow. It concerned the Year for Priests that has just been announced in the Catholic Church. »
The priest who revived faith
Fr Martin de La Ronciere
The Year for Priests began on the Feast of the Most Sacred Heart of Lord Jesus, 19 June 2009, which was also the World Day of Prayer for the Sanctification of Priests. »
Priesthood is a high tower
Milena Kindziuk talks to Fr Jozef Augustyn, SJ, a known retreat-giver and spiritual director, about sins and sanctity, indulgencies for priests, crises and women.
As anyone can. Some mediaeval artists, who were sharp-tongued towards ecclesiastical authorities, placed them in hell even during their lifetime. »
‘This mystery…’ (Eph 5: 32)
Love sanctified by the grace of the sacrament
Fr Wojciech Goralski
Marriage is an earthy reality: a natural social institution being an exceptional gift of the Creator for his creation in his original plan it constitutes a sacred value, remaining from the very beginning in the relation to the economy of salvation. »
Bible Sunday and what’s next...
Msgr Ireneusz Skubis talks to Archbishop Marian Golebiewski, Metropolitan of Wroclaw, who is responsible for ‘Dzielo Biblijne’- the Bible Society called after John Paul II in Poland.
The Third Sunday of Easter begins the First National Bible Week in Poland. The motto of this evangelisation project is the words taken from St Paul’s Letter to the Philippians, ‘Life to me is Christ’ (1:21). »
God’s gift to our time
Msgr Ireneusz Skubis talks to Sr. M. Elzbieta Siepak from the Congregation of the Sisters of Our Lady of Mercy.
Speaking briefly, God’s gift for our times, God’s gift for me personally. »
Resurrection is great joy
Milena Kindziuk talks to Fr Stanislaw Jarosz, a Pauline Father, about ears for earrings and for listening, eggs with sausage and resurrection to non-sinning.
Hard to say. It happened within several years and certainly, it was connected with a series of events, with the fact that Lord God led me out of many sins, e.g. impurity with which I always had problems. »
Fortunately we have confession
A journalist, columnist, author of many books and documentaries. Gifted with a distinctive, typical radio voice. Recently he has been involved in educating young people. He is fascinated by John Paul II and Saint Josemaria Escriva. »
The Year of Saint Bernadette
Fr Jan Robakowski
The present year – 2009 – after the celebrations of the Great Jubilee in Lourdes is especially dedicated to St. Bernadette. »
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