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"
This has been the week of Popes at the world Synod of Bishops at the Vatican. Pope Benedict XVI is present each day in the synod hall listening attentively to hours of interventions and open …read more
At the end of today's general audience, Benedict XVI recalled that Blessed John XXIII died 45 years ago. In words addressed to the Polish pilgrims present in Paul VI Hall, the Pope recalled …read more
Benedict XVI made a move to reinforce unity within the Church with new norms that allow for wider celebration of the Roman Missal promulgated by John XXIII in 1962. The Vatican published …read more
Benedict XVI announced new norms that will allow the Roman Missal promulgated by Pope John XXIII in 1962 to be used as an extraordinary form of the liturgical celebration. The apostolic letter …read more