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Thirty-five years ago Aug. 25-26, Cardinal Albino Luciani, Patriarch of Venice was elected Pope after the death of the Servant of God Pope Paul VI. The conclave of 101 cardinals lasted two days and he was elected on the fourth ballot. Luciani took the name of John Paul I – the first pope to have two names. He want...read more
Articles from section "John Paul I"
Unforgettable for all of us" is how Benedict XVI evoked the memory of his predecessor Pope John Paul I, on the 27th anniversary of his death. Benedict XVI spoke spontaneously at the end of …read more
For Cardinal Joseph Ratzinger, Pope John Paul I is "an example for all" and he prays for his beatification. Almost a year after the opening of the process of beatification of Albino Luciani, …read more
John Paul II sent a message to express his sympathy for the murder of a 76-year-old Comboni missionary last week in Uganda. The papal telegram, sent by Vatican Secretary of State Cardinal …read more
The diocesan phase of the cause of beatification of John Paul I opened over the weekend in his home diocese in northwestern Italy. The cause for Albino Luciani, his name at birth, opened …read more