Who is John Paul II?

  • (noun): The first Pope born in Poland (born in 1920).
    Synonyms: Karol Wojtyla

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Shrine Church Of St. Stanislaus (Cleveland, Ohio) - History - 21st Century
... Stanislaus with John Paul II ... Kucharska, after a transatlantic flight that week, added a golden Halo around John Paul's head on April 29, 2011 ... have the first official image of Blessed John Paul II in the world," claimed Surufka ...
Social And Political Stances Of Pope John Paul II - Scientific Theories and The Interpretation of Genesis
... In an address on 22 October 1996, to the Pontifical Academy of Sciences, Pope John Paul II reaffirmed the Church's openness to the theory of evolution "In his encyclical Humani Generis (1950), my ... constitutes in itself a significant argument in favour of the theory." (John Paul II, Message to the Pontifical Academy of Sciences on Evolution) In the same address, the Pope ... of the Bible, which does not wish to teach how heaven was made but how one goes to heaven." (Pope John Paul II, 3 October 1981 to the Pontifical ...
List Of People Beatified By Pope John Paul II - Blesseds in The Year 1979 - 29 April 1979
... Francisco Coll Guitart (1812-1875) Jacques-Désiré Laval (1803-1864) Blessed John Paul II Timeline Emilia Wojtyła (mother) Karol Wojtyła (father) Early ...
List Of Polish Cardinals
... As Pope John Paul II, he elevated ten of his compatriots to cardinalate, the largest number of Polish cardinals created by a single pope ... Karol Wojtyła Wadowice, 18 May 26 ... June 1967 by Pope Paul VI Cardinal Priest of S. 2005 Elected pope on 16 October 1978, took the name John Paul II ...
List Of Places Named After Pope John Paul II - Public Areas - Streets, Roads and Avenues - Other Countries
... (near the city's cathedral was renamed Johannes-Paul-II.-Straße ... In Puebla City, Mexico John Paul II Circuit (Circuito Juan Pablo II) In Mexico City, Mexico John Paul II street (Avenida Juan Pablo II) is the residence where he ... In Guadalajara, Mexico John Paul II Ave ...

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    Pervading nationalism imposes its dominion on man today in many different forms and with an aggressiveness that spares no one.... The challenge that is already with us is the temptation to accept as true freedom what in reality is only a new form of slavery.
    —Pope John Paul II (b. 1920)

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