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This April 2 will mark a historic first for Canada: the firstPope John Paul II Day. According to Vatican Radio, Parliament passed an act designating the date of April 2nd each year as Pope John Paul II Day. April 2nd is the day the late Pope died. This year marks the 10th anniversary of his passing. The bil...read more
Articles from section "John Paul II"
Two women writers in Britain have teamed up for a special project this year to produce a book and a TV programme about Saint John Paul, focussing on his prayer life. “St John Paul – The …read more
The recent canonization of Saint John Paul II offers an impetus to reflect on both his life and his papacy. The Pope’s leadership of the Catholic Church was exemplified by his signature …read more
Pope Francis has sent a telegram of condolence to Patriarch Francesco Moraglia of Venice, Italy, on the death yesterday of Cardinal Marco Ce, patriarch emeritus of Venice who died on Sunday …read more