Three Kings parades went down the streets of 800 Polish towns and cities Jan. 6 for the feast of the Epiphany.
The image of Our Lady of the Gate of Dawn was hanging right on the organ in the church of St. Nicholas when the fire started in September 2021.
“It was hard to imagine that not so long ago, this had been a church where people had gathered every Sunday to pray for so many years.”
Pope Francis has welcomed the establishment of a Center for Catholic-Jewish Relations in Poland and called for a deepening appreciation of a common heritage.
On Wednesday, Catholics recited the Divine Mercy Chaplet in the streets of 173 cities in Poland and 44 localities worldwide.
An estimated 10,000 people walked through the streets of Poland’s capital on Sunday to take part in the National March for Life and Family.
The archbishop of Kazakhstan’s only Catholic archdiocese said the visit of Pope Francis is of unique significance to the country’s tiny but diverse Catholic minority.
More than three million people have fled from Ukraine to Poland since Feb. 24.
Young Ukrainians took part in the Lednica 2000 meeting on June 4.
The fighting in Ukraine has entered a new phase, and some are losing interest —and hope.