Distinguished guests at the SACROEXPO 2015 opening ceremony
- The 16th International Exhibition of Church Construction, Church Fittings and Furnishings and Religious Art SACROEXPO 2015 is truly exceptional - said Andrzej Mochoń PhD, President of Board Targi Kielce at the opening ceremony. - This year we have put advanced to the 1st place in Europe and thus SACROEXPO has become Europe's largest trade show of this kind.
The gala opening ceremony was graced with the presence numerous distinguished guests including ecclesiastical authorities with, inter alia, His Excellency Dr. Jan Piotrowski the Bishop of Kielce Diocese, Dr. Jan Florczyk Auxiliary Bishop of the Diocese of Kielce and Kazimierz roar - Bishop Senior as well as representatives of the Orthodox Church.
- You need to bring good quality sacred art the communities' lives and the religious congregations. The art that reflects the spirit of the Gospel. The SACROEXPO has fulfilled this requirement for many years - this is how Bishop Piotrowski officially opened the exhibition.
The ceremony was graced with the presence of MP's - Renata Janik and Lucian Pietrzczyk, the representatives of the Świętokrzyskie province - the province governor Bożentyna Pałka - Koruba, Jan Mackowiak - Deputy Marshal of Świętokrzyskie Voivodeship, Kielce Deputy Mayor Andrzej Sygut as well as the sector-related gustes - curators, architects and craftsmen.
SACROEXPO opening ceremony included a surprise - the Polish craftsmen presented Jan Piotrowski the Bishop of the Diocese of Kielce with a special gift - the magnificent papal chalice. Roman Waszczyszyn and Jerzy Stachurski represented the donors.
SACROEXPO continues until 24 June.