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Sunday, April 17, 2005

The Eagle that is Black Indeed...



The Prussian Homage (detail) - Jan Matejko

"Christendom is no more. Upon its ruins, like a woeful mimicry of the Holy Empire, Protestantism has raised its false evangelical empire, formed of nought but encroachments, and tracing its recognised origin to the apostasy of that felon knight Albert of Brandenburg."

- Dom Gueranger

Could anyone schooled in the history of the holy Polish nation explain to me how and why a King of Poland could perform so foolish and irreligious an act?