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The dean of the College of Cardinals conferred the red hat on 98-year-old Loris Francesco Capovilla on Saturday, an honor that recognized his service as personal secretary of Pope John XXIII. Cardinal Capovilla was not present at the Feb. 22 consistory because of his age and frailty. Cardinal Capovilla receive...read more
Articles from section "John XXIII"
In a press conference today at the Holy See Press Office, Cardinal Peter Turkson, president of the Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace, presented the upcoming event that will celebrate …read more
Here is a translation of Pope Francis' address to a group of pilgrims from the Diocese of Bergano who visited St. Peter's Basilica on the occasion of the 50th anniversary of the death of …read more
The Institute of Europe of the Russian Academy of Sciences is honoring a secretary of Blessed Pope John XXIII for his contribution to research on the Pontiff's legacy as a leader of the 20th …read more
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