prayer; axiology; desacralization; community of a spirit
Katowice : Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Śląskiego.
The article presents genesis, semantics and pragmatics of the title of the most important Christian prayer and its history in some European languages: Latin, Polish, Czech, German and English. The author of the article observes the process of desacralization and the interesting phenomena in between sacrum and profanum, spiritual and material elements. It describes a European community of spirit documented by the lexis evolution.
VI Światowy Kongres Polonistów, Katowice, 22–25 czerwca 2016 r.