Connect with us

Top Stories

New tax for the parish. Archbishop Jdraszewski introduces tithing. The spokesman translates himself to the Holy Scriptures & More Breaking News

Published

on

z28596410IERAbp Marek Jedraszewski zdjecie archiwalne

 

The restrictions related to the COVID-19 pandemic were tantamount to a shrinkage of the number of faithful in churches and the parish budget. Now, clergy are struggling with an energy crisis and galloping inflation. – We have gas heating in the church and parish house. Bills already jumped by nearly 300 percent at the beginning of this year. – says one of the priests from Małopolska in an interview with Onet. With further obstacles, concerns arose that the parish priests would not have enough money to pay their basic bills. The Metropolitan Archbishop of Krakow found a solution to the problem.

More information from the world and the country can be found on the home page of Gazeta.pl.

Watch the video
How much can the gas bill increase if there is no government intervention?

Football Highlights

The church is fighting the crisis and is returning to the tax that was abolished in the 19th century

Archbishop Marek Jędraszewski on September 12 issued a decree which obliges each parish of the Krakow archdiocese to donate to the curia a tenth of the income from its activities.

– It is about additional revenues that individual parishes derive from the lease of real estate, shops or received in exchange for the fact that there are telecommunication masts on their premises – explained Onet the spokesman of the curia, Fr. Łukasz Michalczewski.

“The purpose of the tax is to cover diocesan needs, including those resulting from the principles of justice and solidarity, the need to support parish communities in a difficult financial situation in their mission of worship, charity and care, preservation of monuments or carrying out sacred investments and renovations” – he explains in the decree, Metropolitan Jędraszewski.

The spokesman for the curia explains the amount of the new tax (10 percent) with the reference to tithing from the Bible. Tithing was an Old Testament requirement that meant an offering to be made to God as an expression of gratitude and faithfulness. The tribute was withdrawn due to the separation of Church and State in the 19th century.

The priest demanded money for the funeral. “Don’t fuck that it’s the bank’s fault !!!”

Will the new tax affect parishioners? That’s possible

The new tax could be severe on parishioners themselves. – It all depends on the parish, but when the costs increase for entrepreneurs, they pass them on to their clients. It is possible that some parish priests will want to raise the rates for the sacraments, one of the clergymen told Onet.

Fr. Tadeusz Isakowicz-Zaleski – an Armenian chaplain and a social activist – emphasized that in the curia’s activities he saw more of a desire to collect additional money than real help to parishes. – You need a real recovery plan. You have to think over how to remedy the bad financial situation, but at the same time consider whether all the curia’s expenses are justified – he commented. The new tax will apply from October.

St.  Barbara in Warsaw (illustrative photo)Business in the parish of St. Barbara in Warsaw. Rental of parking spaces

World Latest News Update

I have tried to give all kinds of news to all of you latest news today 2022 through this website and you are going to like all this news very much because all the news we always give in this news is always there. It is on trending topic and whatever the latest news was

it was always our effort to reach you that you keep getting the Electricity News, Degree News, Donate News, Bitcoin News, Trading News, Real Estate News, Gaming News, Trending News, Digital Marketing, Telecom News, Beauty News, Banking News, Travel News, Health News, Cryptocurrency News, Claim News latest news and you always keep getting the information of news through us for free and also tell you people. Give that whatever information related to other types of news will be

World Live News

You will like the news that I have created and shared with you all very much. We will continue to include themes for you to read about so that you may learn about hot news topics, which is what we hope you will be able to do.all kinds of news without going through us so that we can reach you the latest and best news for free so that you can move ahead further by getting the information of that news together with you. Later on, we will continue

to give information about more today world news update types of latest news through posts on our website so that you always keep moving forward in that news and whatever kind of information will be there, it will definitely be conveyed to you people.

World News Today

All this news that I have brought up to you or will be the most different and best news that you people are not going to get anywhere, along with the information Trending News, Breaking News, Health News, Science News, Sports News, Entertainment News, Technology News, Business News, World News of this made available to all of you so that you are always connected with the news, stay ahead in the matter and keep getting today news all types of news for free till today so that you can get the news by getting it. Always take two steps forward

The Article Is In Polish🡽

SEE IT HERE