Prague cardinal Duka to step in for Pope

03-05-2018

Prague cardinal Dominik Duka has been named the Pope’s legate to represent him at celebrations to mark the 1050th anniversary of the first bishopric on Polish territory.

The celebrations are due to take place at Poznan between June 22 and 24. The Poznan diocese was created in 968 under the direct control of the papacy. The first bishop of Poznan could have come from Bohemia.