Last article of section "John XXIII"
Marco Roncalli was just a child when in his home the fragrance of sanctity was already breathed of his uncle-priest, Angelo Giuseppe, the future Pope John XXIII. It was a fragrance so imprinted on his spirit that it has marked his entire life. So much so that, after receiving his degree, he decided to dedicate hims...read more
Articles from section "John XXIII"
The Vatican has confirmed that John XXIII and John Paul II will be canonized in the same ceremony on April 27, 2014. The date, which had been hinted at by Pope Francis, was confirmed by the …read more
In the first consistory that he has convened, Pope Francis has announced that the canonization of Blessed John Paul II and Blessed John XXIII will be held on Sunday, April 27th, 2014 in Rome. …read more
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