Poland - Conference on Bishop Baraniak
Krakow, Poland - April 2017 - On 24 April, at the Theological College in Krakow, a Historic-Pedagogical Conference was held under the title "Archbishop Antoni Baraniak – an Inflexible Bishop." The event was attended by Fr Tadeusz Rozmus, Regional Councillor for Northern and Central Europe, Fr Adam Parszywka, Provincial in Krakow and the Provincials of other Polish Provinces. Among the guests there was also the new Metropolitan Archbishop of Krakow, Marek Jędraszewski. The programme of the conference included the launch of the film "Inflexible Soldier of the Church" by Jolanta Hajdasz; a talk by Professor Filip Musiał, on the persecution of the Church by the Polish Communist Government (1944-1956); an address by Archbishop Jędraszewski on the documentation concerning Bishop Baraniak and his imprisonment by the communist government (1953-1955); and a final round table discussion.