Polish cardinal, declared venerable by Pope Francis, criticized for anti-Semitism
July 13, 2018
CWN Editor's Note: Cardinal August Hlond (1881-1948), declared venerable in May, was Primate of Poland from 1926 to 1948. The American Jewish Committee cited a 1936 pastoral letter; the vice postulator of the cardinal’s sainthood cause responded that the letter’s passages were being taken out of context.The above note supplements, highlights, or corrects details in the original source (link above). About CWN news coverage.
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