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wgno.com/2018/01/08/pope-john-paul-ii-statue-unveiled-in-french-quarter

Jan 8, 2018 ... A new statue of Pope John Paul II is up in the French Quarter, standing 6 feet tall in front of the very Cathedral where he officiated Mass in 1987.

decentfilms.com/articles/zanussi-interview

Krzysztof Zanussi on Our God's Brother, Adam Chmielowski, Pope John Paul II, and how he discovered Christoph Waltz. As a seminarian in the ... “After I shot a film about [Pope John Paul II], I thought: It is regrettable that he wrote an interesting and intellectually a very rich play, and it is totally unknown.” I also shot a film ...

juicyecumenism.com/2017/07/05/ronald-reagan-john-paul-ii-a-pope-and-a-president

Jul 5, 2017 ... Dr. Paul Kengor's new book, A Pope and a President, tells the story of how the friendship between President Reagan and Pope John Paul II defeated communism. ... President Reagan was shot March 30, 1981, while the Pope was shot May 13, 1981. The 20th century without these two men would have ...

catholicstraightanswers.com/st-john-paul-iis-devotion-to-our-lady

While this article can only highlight a few points, Pope St. John Paul II loved our Blessed Mother first and foremost as mother. His devotion to Mary ... Lastly, Pope St. John Paul II also invoked our Blessed Mother when he was shot May 13, 1981 , as he was passing through the crowd of St. Peter's Square. Struck with two ...

www.notablebiographies.com/Ho-Jo/John-Paul-II.html

Polish pope. Karol Wojtyla, cardinal of Krakow, Poland, was elected the 263rd pope in 1978, the first ever of Slavic blood. He took the name John Paul II. ... The personal danger of these trips became apparent to the world on May 13, 1981, when the pope was shot in Rome by a Muslim fanatic presumed to be employed by ...

www.lighthousecatholicmedia.org/store/title/the-shot-heard-round-the-world

In this gripping presentation, Fr. Andrew Fisher narrates the assassination attempt of Saint John Paul the Great. The Shot Heard 'Round the World is the story of the suffering of Pope John Paul II, as well as Our Lady's intercession during this attempt on the Holy Father's life. Fr. Andrew Fisher is a native of Northern Virginia ...

www.churchmilitant.com/news/article/new-book-reveals-soviets-behind-attempted-assassination-of-st.-john-paul-ii

May 2, 2017 ... DETROIT (ChurchMilitant.com) - A new investigation is alleging the attempt to assassinate Pope St. John Paul II on May 13, 1981 was organized by the Soviets. Paul Kengor — a .... John Paul II was shot at approximately 5:13 p.m. while greeting and blessing pilgrims in St. Peter's Square. Ağca stood in the ...

saintsresource.com/john-paul-ii-pope

In 1981, a man named Mehmet Ali Agca shot the pope in St. Peter's Square. The pope was seriously injured, but quickly asked people to pray for the man who had shot him. He later met personally with Agca to extend his forgiveness. In 2000 during the canonization mass for Maria Faustina Kowalska, Pope John Paul II ...

www.imdb.com/title/tt0475999

Biography · Following the premature death of his mother, Karol Wojtyla is brought up by his father in the Polish city of Krakow during the first half of the 20th century. An outstanding student with a ..... the Pope was in his open pope mobile cruising St. Peter's Plaza, with the columnata in the background, and the crowd in front of him, on his way to be shot by ...