The parents of the artist marching in Cleveland's Polish Constitution Parade, 1 May 2011.
What lives on when we are gone?
Our Beliefs, Traditions and Culture.
Hundreds of church closings = millions of lives disconnected from their past.
The church has the funding...Why is the bishop locking the doors to our home?
Since then, the girl who made the poster has had her wedding at Saint Casimir. Parish life continues formally in all these parishes; but there are other parishes that are trying to survive their bishop's designs.
One reason that many of these parishes are being made to go extinct is their cultural character. American bishops have long held an animosity to nationality parishes. These are the parishes targeted again and again, here and there.