Pope John Paul II
Pope Francis looks at a statue of Pope John Paul II (front) at the end of his weekly general audience in St Peter's square at the Vatican on June 12, 2013.
An appeal from Pope John Paul II, an international campaign to overturn the death sentence and legal challenges helped to spare Cooper's life
Implementation will begin immediately and a planning process initiated that will continue throughout the forthcoming school year. … Through the 2013-14 school year the one school, grades 5-12, will be called Pope John Paul II High School and St. Francis Xavier Preparatory School.
It is clear that American taxpayer dollars are being used to enable a war on Christianity in the Middle East and I believe that must end. When Pope John Paul II spoke about a ‘culture of death,’ he talked about ‘a war of the powerful against the weak’More quotes »
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Acting head named to replace St. Francis Xavier headmaster
for the Fall River Diocese, will announce Kelley’s appointment at a meeting with parents, set for 6:30 tonight at Pope John Paul II High School. Several St. Francis parents were upset about the merger and further angered by the subsequent resignation of Deburro, 4:50 PM from Cape Cod Online Read more »
John Paul II moves a step closer to sainthood
Johnson County and both Kansas Citys. On Wednesday, Area Transportation Authority chairman Robbie Makinen and Johnson County Commissioner Steve Klika will present a plan to make the ATA “the regional transit authority it was meant to be.” Federal investigators 1:44 PM from KansasCity.com Read more »
John Paul II Saint: Second Miracle Moves Beloved Catholic Pope Toward Sainthood
says Pope Shenouda III, head of Coptic Christian church, has died.(AP Photo/Paul Hanna/pool, File) Pastoral visit of Pope John Paul II to Bosnia and Herzegovina, April 12-13, 1997. In this March 1, 2012 photo, an image of the late Pope John Paul II hangs from 1:15 PM from The Huffington Post Read more »
6-year-old Catonsville girl receives transplant, but is rejecting heart
Bartlinski placed the Eucharist and a pearl-beaded rosary blessed by the hands of the late Pope John Paul II on the chest of her 6-year-old daughter, Teresa, who lay Tuesday in a hospital bed, her tiny body rejecting a donor's heart. Teresa remained still, from Baltimore Sun Read more »
Woman on death row freed after 27 years
opponents around the world, including those who viewed the teen as a victim of a racist criminal justice system. Pope John Paul II urged that Cooper be granted clemency in 1987, and in 1988 a priest brought a petition to Indianapolis with more than 2 million from GulfToday.ae Read more »