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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"
Here is the description of the Pope John XXIII Community Association which appears in the Directory of International Associations of the Faithful, published by the Pontifical Council for the …read more
Blessed John XXIII will pass into history as the one who gave impetus to Catholic-Jewish dialogue, said the International Raoul Wallenberg Foundation. In a statement to commemorate the 42nd …read more
Published accounts of personal writings of Archbishop Angelo Roncalli, the future Pope John XXIII, show there was no controversy in France over the question of baptized Jewish children. This …read more
A controversy has been brewing over an article in the Italian press that contends the Vatican tried to keep baptized Jewish children from rejoining their families after World War II. It …read more
John Paul II says that "to truly love our brothers and sisters it is necessary to love God." He delivered that message today when receiving 3,000 members of the Pope John XXIII Community in …read more