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For probably the first time in the world, a fairground will host an exhibition on a Pope, paying homage to John Paul II’s vitality and his capacity to embrace suffering, and also reflecting moments of joy and healthy amusement. The fairground is in Valmontone, 45 kilometers (30 miles) from Rome. Inaugurated in 2...read more
Articles from section "John Paul II"
On Saturday overlooking the Jasna Gora monastery in Poland where the Black Madonna is kept, a 45-foot statue of Pope John Paul II was unveiled. The 5-ton fiberglass monument is the world's …read more
To mark today's eighth anniversary of the death of John Paul II, here is an excerpt from his 1999 Letter to the Elderly. * * * “You show me the path of life, in your presence there is …read more
Humanitas Review of the Pontifical Catholic University of Chile has published on its Web site a handbook, or vademecum, with definitions extracted from the anthropological encyclicals of John …read more
Here is a draft translation from Polish of an interview Cardinal Stanisław Dziwisz gave toMonsignor Ireneusz Skubiś ofthe Catholic weekly Niedziela. * * * Q: Your Eminence, we were witnesses …read more
Addressing journalists today, Fr. Federico Lombardi, director of the Holy See Press Office, denied several claims made by Mehmet Ali Agca in a new autobiography that was released on January …read more