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Poland - Latest News

Mar 5, 2021 - 08:00 am .- More than 90% of Poles identify as Catholics despite increasing secularization, according to a report published on Friday.
Feb 25, 2021 - 06:15 am .- Catholic bishops across Europe have criticized a European Parliament resolution on Poland’s abortion law.
Feb 23, 2021 - 04:00 am .- A Vatican archbishop celebrated the 90th anniversary of the first Divine Mercy apparition on Monday in the Polish city of Płock.
Feb 18, 2021 - 07:00 am .- Poland’s Catholic Church on Friday will observe a day of prayer for abuse survivors.
Feb 11, 2021 - 04:15 am .- The world’s largest Gothic altarpiece is once again dazzling visitors to a Catholic basilica in Poland following a six-year restoration project.
Feb 2, 2021 - 01:00 pm .- Pro-life campaigners in Poland have unveiled a billboard campaign following a landmark ruling on abortion.
Jan 28, 2021 - 03:00 am .- Poland’s constitutional court published on Wednesday the rationale for its declaration that abortion for fetal abnormalities is unconstitutional three months after it made the ruling. 
Jan 27, 2021 - 12:00 pm .- Before the war, Fr. Marceli Godlewski seemed an unlikely candidate to be honored as “Righteous Among the Nations.” But he saved hundreds of his Jewish neighbors’ lives.
Jan 26, 2021 - 12:00 pm .- A Polish Catholic patient at the center of a U.K. court battle died on Tuesday despite last-minute efforts by bishops and government officials to bring him to Poland for treatment. 
Jan 25, 2021 - 02:00 am .- The Polish Catholic Church’s annual “Day of Islam” on Tuesday is an opportunity to overcome prejudices, a bishop who oversees Catholic-Muslim dialogue in the country has said.
Jan 22, 2021 - 12:00 pm .- A prosecutor in Poland indicated on Thursday that he saw no grounds for an investigation into allegations that Cardinal Stanisław Dziwisz failed to report claims of clerical abuse.
Jan 20, 2021 - 02:00 pm .- Catholic bishops wrote to Britain’s Health Secretary on Wednesday, expressing concern about the plight of a Polish patient in a U.K. hospital.
Jan 20, 2021 - 04:30 am .- The trial of three activists who distributed posters depicting Poland’s Black Madonna icon with a rainbow halo will resume next month following a tumultuous opening hearing. 
Jan 19, 2021 - 07:20 am .- A Polish archbishop asked an English cardinal on Tuesday to intervene following a U.K. court ruling allowing the withdrawal of food and water from a practicing Catholic patient.
Jan 18, 2021 - 12:00 pm .- Catholics and Jews in Poland observed the annual Day of Judaism with a common prayer service on Sunday.
Jan 6, 2021 - 08:30 am .- An estimated 2,500 Three Kings parades took place in Poland on Wednesday amid tight coronavirus restrictions.
Jan 5, 2021 - 06:05 am .- A pontifical university in Poland is patenting a beer that will give drinkers a taste of the Middle Ages.
Jan 4, 2021 - 04:00 am .- The Polish parliament has declared 2021 the Year of Cardinal Stefan Wyszyński, in honor of the churchman who helped to preserve and strengthen Christianity under communist rule. 
Dec 28, 2020 - 08:00 am .- Relics of Auschwitz martyr St. Maximilian Kolbe were installed in a chapel in Poland’s parliament before Christmas.
Dec 17, 2020 - 04:00 am .- A Catholic bishop presided Saturday at a funeral Mass for 640 unborn children in Poland.