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Pope John Paul II served as Pope and sovereign of the Vatican City State from 1978 to 2005. ... John Paul II significantly improved the Catholic Church's relations with Judaism, Islam, the ... 2013, and confirmed by Pope Francis two days later (two miracles must be attributed to a person's intercession to be declared a saint).

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Apr 25, 2014 ... Pope John Paul II made history and was considered a vocal advocate for ... religious leader at St. Peter's Basilica before his funeral on April 8.

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His Christian vision, his vocation, his very emotions draw their depth and intensity ... So John Paul II has also been the infuriating pope, the retrograde pope, the ..... the loss of his brother who was perhaps the person he was closest to in the ...

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St. Pope John Paul II Gifts by Catholic Online Shopping .... Such figure is without counting all other special audiences and religious ceremonies held [more than ...

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Oct 22, 2016 ... Today, we celebrate the feast day of Pope St. John Paul II, whose .... John Paul II was seen by more people in person than any other figure in ...

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Nov 10, 2011 ... Pope John Paul II was, by any rational estimation, a figure of world historical significance. This Catholic priest and bishop, contrary to all ...

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Apr 27, 2011 ... John Paul II will be remembered as one of the outstanding popes of modern ... John Paul II was a great moral figure and a powerful, if inflexible, ...

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May 23, 2018 ... St. John Paul II: Saint John Paul II, the bishop of Rome and head of the ... One of Wojtyła's close boyhood friends was a son of the leader of Wadowice's Jewish community. .... Pope Paul VI consecrating Karol Józef Wojtyła a cardinal of the ... John Paul's characteristic mixture of religion and politics—and its ...

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Related subjects: Religious figures and leaders ... John Paul II affirmed traditional Catholic teachings by opposing abortion, contraception, embryonic stem cell ...