Janis Cardinal Pujats Janis Cardinal Pujats
Function:
Former Archbishop of Riga, Latvia
Title:
Cardinal Priest of Santa Silvia
Birthdate:
Nov 14, 1930
Country:
Latvia
Elevated:
Feb 21, 1998
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Spanish May 20, 2015
Un cardenal de Letonia dice que la postura de la UE en materia de sexualidad es peor que la de Hitler y Stalin
El cardenal Janis Francis Pujats, el clérigo católico más importante de Letonia, ha desatado este lunes la polémica al afirmar que la prohibición de la homosexualidad por parte de Adolf Hitler y Josef Stalin fueron mejores que las políticas adoptadas por la Unión Europea (UE) en materia de libertades sexuales.
French May 19, 2015
Un cardinal accuse l'UE de faire pire qu'Hitler
Le cardinal letton Janis Francis Pujats a accusé lundi l'Union européenne de promouvoir l'homosexualité, jugeant la politique de l'UE pire que celle d'Hitler et de Staline.
English May 18, 2015
Cardinal: EU morals lag behind Hitler and Stalin on sexuality
Latvia’s Roman Catholic Church Cardinal Jānis Francis Pujats on Monday launched a remarkable attack on the European Union, accusing it of making pederasty a state policy and - in a curious turn of phrase - launching a crusade against Christendom.
Spanish Jun 25, 2010
Aceptada la renuncia al cardenal Pujats
German Apr 01, 2009
“Sexuelle Perversionen sind keine Menschenrechte”
Valdis Grinsteins im Gespräch mit dem Erzbischof von Riga.
German Mar 25, 2009
Katholischer Kardinal: Schwule sind "Diebe der sexuellen Lust"
English May 27, 2008
Cardinal: Gay Pride Marches in Latvia Should be Declared Unlawful
Pujāts compares gays with alcoholics and drug addicts.
Latvian Mar 19, 2008
"100.pants". Kardināls Jānis Pujats
Jānis Krēvics, LTV Panorāma
03. aprīlis (2005)
Latvian Mar 19, 2008
Mieram tuvu
«Apollo», www.catholic.lv
Sestdiena, 26. marts (2005)
http://www.apollo.lv/portal/articles/43937
German Dec 13, 2007
Lettland: Kardinal will Homo-Verbot
Der Anführer der katholischen Kirche in Lettland hat die Parteien in einem offenen Brief aufgefordert, Schwule und Lesben den Zugang zu öffentlichen Ämtern grundsätzlich zu verwehren. Wie die Nachrichtenagentur BNS berichtet, haben sich alle drei Kandidaten für das Amt des Ministerpräsidenten von den Forderungen des Kardinals Janis Pujats bereits distanziert.
English Dec 13, 2007
Latvian Cardinal Asks Politicians to Keep Homosexuality from Invading Public Life
In what homosexual activists are complaining was an attempt to bar gays from political life, Cardinal Janis Pujats delivered a statement on homosexuality in public life on December 10, calling for all political leaders to support the Latvian people's moral values.
English Dec 13, 2007
Cardinal says gays should be banned from office
Cardinal Janis Pujats delivered an outspoken attack on homosexuality on Dec. 10, in what amounted to a call for gays to be banned from holding political office in Latvia.
English May 12, 2007
Latvian Cardinal Warns "Gay" Pride Parade a Foretaste of "True Military" Attack on Nation's Values
The Archbishop of Riga, head of Latvia's Catholic Church, warned Christians this week that they must stand together and counter-demonstrate against the upcoming homosexual 2007 Riga Pride March in order to prevent the undermining of family values in Latvia.
French Oct 24, 2005
« Ne quitter le confessionnal qu’après que le dernier pénitent a reçu le pardon »
« Si nous voulons vraiment renouveler la vie spirituelle du peuple, il ne nous est permis de quitter le confessionnal qu’après que le dernier pénitent a reçu le pardon », a fait observer le cardinal Janis Pujats, archevêque de Riga, en Lettonie, dans son intervention au synode.
French Sept 03, 2005
Le cardinal Pujats condamne la récente parade homosexuelle à Riga
L’archevêque de Riga, le cardinal Janis Pujats, a vivement critiqué lundi, dans son homélie à l’occasion de la Fête de l’Assomption, la parade homosexuelle organisée en juillet dans la capitale lettone.
English Sept 03, 2005
"In Assumption message, Latvian cardinal slams gay parade"
Addressing tens of thousands faithful, as Christians marked the feast of the Assumption, Latvian Cardinal Janis Pujats sharply criticized a gay parade that recently took place in Riga, the capital of the Baltic state.
English Aug 21, 2005
Russian Ambassador Thanks Catholic Cardinal for Criticizing Gay Pride Parade in Latvia
Russian Ambassador to Latvia Viktor Kalyuzhny thanked Cardinal Janis Pujats, head of Latvia’s Roman Catholics, for the latter’s criticism of the recent gay and lesbian parade in Riga, the Baltic Times newspaper reports.
English Jun 13, 2005
Latvia shows the way on liturgical renewal
In a recent 'Catholic World Report' interview (extracts from which appear below), Cardinal Janis Pujats, Archbishop of Riga, Latvia, explained how the post-Vatican II changes in the liturgy were implemented in his country without the range of problems which have been encountered in other parts of the Catholic world.
German Apr 15, 2005
Alle Teufel aus der Hölle entkommen“
Ein düsteres Bild des postkommunistischen Lettland hat der katholische Erzbischof von Riga gezeichnet. Es sei schwer zu sagen, was schlimmer für die Kirche sei: „der ideologische Atheismus der Kommunisten oder der zügellose Atheismus von heute“, sagte Kardinal Janis Pujats der Katholischen Nachrichten-Agentur (KNA) in Riga.
English Apr 15, 2005
At Their Own Pace
After emerging from oppression under a Communist regime, Latvian Catholics have been circumspect in their approach to Vatican II reforms, avoiding some of the problems that have plagued the West.
English Apr 15, 2005
Latvian Churches Say Poll Result Boosts Christian Voices In Legislature
"The unexpected support given to Christian politicians, despite an initial lack of response, will provide some much-needed Christian voices among legislators," said the cardinal, who chairs Latvia's Roman Catholic Bishops' Conference.
French Mar 21, 2005
Lettre de Jean-Paul II au cardinal Pujats, naguère ´in pectore´
Le cardinal archevêque de Riga (Lettonie), Janis Pujats, que le pape a élevé à la dignité de cardinal lors du consistoire du 21 février dernier, fête aujourd'hui ses 50 ans de sacerdoce. Il est âgé de 70 ans. Le pape Jean-Paul II lui a adressé à cette occasion une lettre de félicitations, en latin, comme c'est la tradition pour ces anniversaires.
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