Last article of section "Saints and Blessed"
There are many lenses through which to view Pope St. John Paul II.A book released this year by Basilian Father Thomas Rosica proposes the Polish Pontiff as a “saint for Canada” (Novalis 2014). ZENIT spoke with Fr. Rosica about his insights into the Pope and saint who loved Canada and was loved by Canadians. Pa...read more
Articles from section "Saints and Blessed"
Here is an April 28 statement from U.S. President Barack Obama regarding Sunday's canonization of Popes John XXIII and John Paul II. * * * Today, Michelle and I join Catholics around the …read more
Days after the canonization of Saint John XXIII and Saint John Paul II, faithful Catholics, both in Rome and around the world, continue to reflect on the lives of holiness demonstrated by …read more
On Divine Mercy Sunday, in the presence of Pope Francis, his living predecessor Benedict XVI, and hundreds of thousands of pilgrims from around the world, the Church celebrated the …read more
ByEvan Simpkins It’s 10 o’clock in the evening in Rome on the vigil of the historic two-pope canonization and the dome of St. Peter’s is like a beacon, calling the world to prayer, shining in …read more
Pilgrims from Ireland in Rome for the Canonisation of Blessed Popes John XXIII and John Paul II gave thanks to God at a special Mass of Thanksgiving, celebrated this afternoon byCardinalSeán …read more