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Sun-tanned and appearing in good form, John Paul II today invited some 4,000 people gathered in the rain "to praise God and see the imprint of his love in the beauty of creation." He called …read more
Here is a translation of John Paul IIs address to pilgrims gathered at midday today in St. Peters Square, before the recitation of the "Regina Caeli." * * * Dearest Brothers and Sisters! 1. …read more
A Christians commitment is not exhausted at the social, cultural and political levels -- it also has a transcendent dimension, John Paul II said today. Appearing at the window of his study, …read more
John Paul II promised to draw "opportune operative indications" from the proposals offered by the cardinals consistory, to address the Churchs great challenges. The Pontiff made his promise at …read more
For the ninth time, John Paul II will spend his summer holidays in Val dAosta, from July 9 to July 20. For the third consecutive year, the Holy Father has accepted the invitation of the …read more
Despite the marathon of celebrations John Paul II presided over during Holy Week, he has decided not to go on holiday this Easter. Next week he will return to his ordinary schedule in Rome, …read more
Here is a translation of John Paul IIs address before the noon Angelus. 1. Today, March 25, is the feast of the Annunciation of the Lord. However, as it coincides with the Fourth Sunday in …read more