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Pope Saint John Paul II was Pope from 1978 to 2005. He is called by some Catholics Saint John Paul the Great. He was elected by the second Papal conclave of 1978, which was called after Pope John Paul I, who had been elected in August after the death of Pope Paul VI, .... After the war, Karol Wojtyła did everything he could to ensure that this Jewish ...

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Pope John Paul II made history and was considered a vocal advocate for human rights. ... Did You Know? Pope John Paul II was ... He was ordained in 1946, became the bishop of Ombi in 1958, and became the archbishop of Krakow in 1964.

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Apr 27, 2014 ... Biography of John Paul II from the Booklet for the Celebration of the ... KAROL JÓZEF WOJTYŁA, elected Pope on 16 October 1978, was

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Later he became professor of moral philosophy and social ethics in the major ... Check out the Latest News on Saint Pope John Paul II Canonization » ... Karol had been chosen to give the welcoming speech - and he did so with great skill.

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Pope John Paul II waves as he arrives at Miami International Airport at the start ... Sunday celebration in 1984, Pope John Paul launched what has become the ...

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Feb 7, 2017 ... St. John Paul II, Roman Catholic pope and saint. ... elected the Venetian Albino Luciani as Pope John Paul I. He died only ... When the cardinals entered the second conclave of 1978, the world did not know that Wojtyła had ...

www.cnn.com/2013/09/30/world/europe/vatican-popes-sainthood

Sep 30, 2013 ... Popes John XXIII and John Paul II will be declared saints in April, the ... To become a saint, a person needs to lead a holy life and perform two ...

www.cnn.com/2013/07/02/world/pope-john-paul-ii-fast-facts

May 12, 2017 ... See CNN's Fast Facts for a look at the life of the late Pope John Paul II. ... Pope John Paul II at the Mass of beatification of Anton Martin Slomsek in Maribor ..... 1946 - Wojtyla is ordained by Cardinal Sapieha to become a priest ...

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To develop the same discipline in his son as he did in his soldiers, and to ... Eleven years later, Cardinal Wojtyla was elected to succeed Pope John Paul I.

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History became an obsession for the Poles, and whether you joined the Communist Party, as I did, or the Church like John Paul II, you were reacting to the ...