The chaplain to the Solidarity Movement was killed October 19, 1984. It looked bad for the Solidarity Movement.
But, meanwhile in Rome…
Today, the feast day of St. John Paul II, seems an opportune moment to remember how tough things really were in Poland, even with John Paul II as Pope. But, of course, we know how the story ends–at least in Poland.
Here’s a little article on the 30th anniversary: When the Communists Murdered a Priest