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Monday it was announced that the date has been set for the canonization of John XXIII, the Pope who convened the Second Vatican Council more than 50 years ago. Speaking in Latin, Pope Francis confirmed, during an ordinary public consistory of cardinals, that John XXIII will be canonized, along with John Paul II,...read more
Articles from section "John XXIII"
Although separated by almost a century, Popes Pius IX and John XXIII share many coincidences: They both initiated ecumenical councils (First and Second Vatican Councils), they both faced …read more
One of the candidates for this year's Nobel Peace Prize has dedicated his life to discovering those whom he calls heroic human beings. On his list is Pope John XXIII. Baruj Tenembaum, founder …read more
The diaries of the man who became Pope John XXIII, starting with his experiences at seminary as a 14-year-old youth, have been collected in a 10-volume set. The Institute of Religious Studies …read more
The founder of the Raoul Wallenberg Foundation wants Pope John XXIII to receive the honorary title given to those who took extraordinary measures to save Jews from the Holocaust. Baruch …read more
Faith in Christ and the Church was the secret that made Pope John XXIII a worldwide promoter of peace, Benedict XVI proposed in celebrating the 50th anniversary of the election of the "Good …read more