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Fr. prof. Waldemar Chrostowski - John Paul II in the Holy Land

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Reference code:
419/I_1_7_366
Title:
Fr. prof. Waldemar Chrostowski - John Paul II in the Holy Land
Date:
2013-06-30
Size and medium:
2,48 GB; MP4
Creator's name:
Centrum Myśli Jana Pawła II
Repository:
The Centre for the Thought of John Paul II
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FILMED AT:
Warszawa, CMJP2
RECORDING DURATION:
00:29:08
JOURNALIST:
Paweł Gierech
CAMERAMAN:
Artur Dusza
Short biographical note:
Fr Waldemar Chrostowski - (born 1951 in Chrostów) - professor of theology, biblicist, consultant of the Polish Bishops' Council for Religious Dialogue, full professor at Cardinal Stefan Wyszyński University in Warsaw, chairman of the Association of Polish Biblicists, involved in Catholic-Jewish dialogue. Until 1998, co-chairman of the Polish Council of Christians and Jews. Member of the Committee of Theological Sciences of the Polish Academy of Sciences. Author of over 2000 scientific and popular science publications. He mainly deals with the Old Testament.
Commented in the media on John Paul II's pilgrimage to the Holy Land in 2000.
Summary:
The election of Karol Wojtyla as Pope. Meeting and a short conversation with Cardinal Stefan Wyszyński in Rome after the enthronement mass of the new Pope, John Paul II. The interlocutor's interest in philately and the beginning of the collection: John Paul II on postage stamps.
John Paul II's pilgrimages to biblical countries and attention directed to biblical geography. The pilgrimage of John Paul II to the Holy Land and imitation of papal gestures by the faithful from Poland (placing cards with intentions between the stones of the Wailing Wall).
Interpretation of the pontificate of John Paul II. Differences and similarities between the pontificate of John Paul II and Benedict XVI. The death and funeral of John Paul II, which the interlocutor experienced in the Holy Land.