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John Paul II Saint

Benedict XVI On John Paul II: I Always Knew He Was A Saint

Religion News Service | Eric J. Lyman | Posted 03.08.2014 | Religion

ROME (RNS) Pope John Paul II won’t officially become a saint until a special high-profile ceremony next month at the Vatican. But the man who succee...

Record Crowds Expected For John Paul II's Canonization

Religion News Service | Eric J. Lyman | Posted 10.23.2013 | Religion

ROME (RNS) Vatican officials say they expect next year’s celebration for the canonizations of former popes John Paul II and John XXIII to be attende...

John Paul II Cleared For Sainthood

AP | By NICOLE WINFIELD | Posted 09.04.2013 | Religion

VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis on Friday cleared two of the 20th century's most influential popes to become saints, approving a miracle needed to ...

John Paul II Clears Another Hurdle Towards Sainthood

AP | NICOLE WINFIELD | Posted 09.01.2013 | Religion

VATICAN CITY — Pope John Paul II has cleared the final obstacle before being made a saint, awaiting just the final approval from Pope Francis an...

Miracle Moves John Paul II Another Step Towards Sainthood

AP | NICOLE WINFIELD | Posted 08.19.2013 | Religion

VATICAN CITY -- Pope John Paul II has moved a step closer to sainthood. A Vatican official says a commission of theologians approved a miracle attrib...