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Pope John Paul II - Wikipedia


Pope Saint John Paul II born Karol Józef Wojtyła was Pope from 1978 to 2005. He is widely ...... The single fact of John Paul II's election in 1978 changed everything. In Poland, every...

Pope John Paul II Fast Facts - CNN.com


Apr 28, 2014 ... Here's a look at the life of the late Pope John Paul II. He was canonized as a saint on April 27, 2014.

21 Awesome Facts You Didn't Know About JP2


Apr 19, 2014 ... Post image for 21 Awesome Facts You Didn't Know About JP2 .... Pope John Paul II throughout his entire life was a giver. He made a gift of ...

St. Pope John Paul II - Saints & Angels - Catholic Online


Saint John Paul II Biography. Karol J. Wojtyla, known as John Paul II since his October 1978 election to the papacy, was born in Wadowice, a small city 50 ...

Pope John Paul II Facts | KidsKonnect


Pope John Paul II was pope of the Catholic Church from 16 October 1978 until his death on 2 April 2005. In Catholicism, since his canonisation, he is known as  ...

The Sacred Page: 30 Surprising Facts about John Paul II


Apr 26, 2014 ... Pope Francis will canonize two popes, John Paul II and John XXIII. ... In fact, tomorrow night I'll be delivering a special presentation on John ...

John Paul II facts, information, pictures | Encyclopedia.com articles ...


Get information, facts, and pictures about John Paul II at Encyclopedia.com. ... In fact, in 1976 Pope Paul VI invited the then Cardinal Wojtyla to preach the ...

some basic facts about pope saint john paul ii - Friends of John Paul ...


The birth name of Pope Saint John Paul II is Karol Józef Wojtyła. He was born ... Facts brochure designed by Carla Hazard Tomaszewski. © 2014 Friends of ...

Pope John-Paul II - EWTN.com


A Brief History. Born: May 18, 1920, in Wadowice, Poland. Birth name: Karol Joseph Wojtyła (voy-tee-wah); took the name John Paul II when he was elected ...

10 Staggering Pope John Paul II Facts That'll Amaze You


Nov 3, 2015 ... John Paul II is perhaps one of the greatest Popes in history. Here are 10 Pope John Paul II facts you never noticed. #4 is insane. But #2...whoa!

John Paul II
Karol Wojtyla was elected pope on 16 October 1978, becoming the Catholic Church's first non-Italian pontiff in over 450 years. He took the name John Paul II as a nod to his predecessor, John Paul I, whose term lasted only one month. John Paul II beca... More »
Born: May 18, 1920 (age 96), Wadowice, Poland
Died: April 2, 2005
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John Paul II - Pope - Biography.com


Apr 25, 2014 ... Pope John Paul II made history and was considered a vocal advocate for human rights. Learn more at Biography.com.

10 Facts You Never Knew about St John Paul II - Taylor Marshall


Apr 28, 2014 ... Saint John Paul II was an amazing man, priest, bishop, pope, and now Saint! But here are 10 things about him that you may have never known:.

Biographical Profile of John Paul II


Apr 27, 2014 ... Biography of John Paul II from the Booklet for the Celebration of the ... Pope John Paul II made 146 pastoral visits in Italy and, as the Bishop