Three old pre-war photographs of Paradies in what was the German province of Posen / East Brandenburg. Since, 1945, it has been called Paradyz and is part of the province of Lubuskie, Poland.
Paradies Cistercian Monastery (Klasztor Paradyż) dates back as far as 1230.
Paradyż is now the seat of the Seminary of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Zielona Gora and Gorzów. The seminar is also part of the Faculty of Theology of the University of Szczecin.