Tag: Nazism

Professor Andrzej Nowak: "In 1920, Poland defeated the Evil Empire"

One hundred years after the Battle of Warsaw, Professor Andrej Nowak presents his book about the Polish-Bolshevik war of 1920.

Catholic priests, nuns were among those killed by Nazis

Half of all Poland’s Catholic priests, monks and nuns suffered repression during World War II, with more than 2,800 killed.

German Bishops admit that their predecessors failed to oppose National Socialism

"Both in September 1939 and later, there was no open protest of German Bishops against the National Socialists," says the text.

Japanese Catholics gratefully commemorated St. Maximilian Kolbe

In 1982, Pope John Paul II canonised Father Kolbe and declared him a martyr of charity.

Opening of the Vatican archives: Pius XII towards Nazism and communism

The Vatican makes these archives available around a decade ahead of time.