Photo Gallery: Poland Leaves the Church Behind

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Crisis of Faith The Catholic Church's Fading Influence in Poland

Twenty years ago, the Catholic Church played a major role in the fall of communism in Poland. Today, with the country changing rapidly, the church's influence is quickly waning. Once considered the most Catholic country in Europe, the faithful are vanishing.
Translated from the German by Christopher Sultan