At 9.34 on 31 December 2022 the era of Karol Wojtyla ends. A historical period that began in 1978, and in which Catholics after a long time rediscovered the dignity and pride of calling themselves believers and Catholics. An exhilarating era, which did not want to end with the disappearance of the Polish pope. The election of Joseph Ratzinger, an election that was certainly more accepted than desired, was its tiring continuation.
With the great fighter gone, the enemies and the Enemy raged, inside and outside the Church, against those who carried that flag, but who had neither the temper, nor the history, nor the will of a fighter. And that he was well aware of these frailties of him. That terrible sentence, pronounced in the speech at the beginning of the pontificate, “Pray for me so that I do not flee in fear from the wolves” revealed his awareness.
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