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An elected king, a great battle and a fall of once a mighty kingdom

While traveling and sightseeing even just to spent time or getting to know a foreign country, sooner or later we are explained some historical facts, but not being historians we can hardly place them quickly in a rightful context. 503 more words


United in Victory

Venimus, Vidimus, Deus vicit!

“We came, we saw, God conquered!” These words of the Polish King Jan Sobieski reflect well the Hand of Providence in the victory which decisively saved Christendom from the long Turkish onslaught.  

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Poland: the Linchpin of Europe

September is a very important month for Poland and all people with a Polish background. Two significant, yet contrasting, events occurred during this month in Polish history: the 1683 victory at Vienna, which halted the Ottoman Empire’s advance into Europe and the 1939 conquest by  Nazi Germany and Soviet Russia. 631 more words

Polish History

Islamist, Communist, Nazi: Ideologies of Hate

After last night’s murder of fifty people at a gay club in Orlando, politicians are rushing out their statements, most smart enough to avoid knee-jerk reactions blaming anyone but the shooter, and perhaps the group inspiring him, ISIS/ISIL/Daesh. 1,516 more words


Victories of the Rosary - We must all PRAY THE ROSARY NOW!!!

The Battle of Lepanto

 October 7, 1571

“Those that ignore history are doomed to repeat it.” Bob and Penny Lord many times repeated this quote… 1,135 more words

The Rosary