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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"
The Second Vatican Council was not an invention of Pope John XXIII, says his great-nephew Marco Roncalli. Rather, the Council was "the valuable instrument … [to] interpret in the line of …read more
The life of Pope Blessed John XXIII is still the focus of intense debate and numerous clichés which distort his intellectual and spiritual figure. To clarify the matter, a book has just been …read more
Here is the homily given by Cardinal Tarcisio Bertone at the Mass celebrated in St. Peter's on Oct. 11, memorial of Blessed John XXIII. * * * Pope John XXIII's message is still extraordinarily …read more
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