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Polish priest apologizes for burning of 'Harry Potter' books

Apr. 3, 2019 11:24 AM EDT

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — A priest in northern Poland who led a public burning of books that included titles from the "Harry Potter" series and other items parishioners wanted destroyed has apologized, saying the ritual was not intended to condemn specific authors, religions or social groups. The Rev. Rafal...

'Harry Potter' books burned at Catholic parish in Poland

Apr. 1, 2019 2:24 PM EDT

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Priests at a Catholic parish in northern Poland have drawn criticism after they burned books, including from the "Harry Potter" series, and other items that their owners said had evil forces. Images from the burning at Gdansk's Mother of Church parish on Sunday were posted on Facebook...