Pope John Paul II - Assassination attempt
World News Tonight broadcast from May 13th 1981, when Pope John Paul was shot in Vatican Square. ABC News broadcast on affiliate KTVK in Phoenix, AZ. All TV ...
Mehmet Ali Ağca
Mehmet Ali Ağca ([ˈaːdʒa]; born January 9, 1958) is a Turkish assassin who murdered left-wing journalist Abdi İpekçi on February 1, 1979, and later shot and wounded Pope John Paul II on May 13, 1981, ...
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Wojciech Giertych
Wojciech Giertych, O.P. (pronounced [ˈvɔjt͡ɕɛx ˈɡʲɛrtɨx]; born 27 September 1951) is an English Roman Catholic priest in the Dominican Order. He served as the Prefecture of the Pontifical Househo...
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The Planet Is Alive...Let it Live!
The Planet Is Alive...Let it Live! is a 1984 studio album by Sarah Vaughan, of the poetry of Pope John Paul II translated by Gene Lees.In 1995 the album was reissued on CD as The Mystery of Man.
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Ioannes Paulus II Peninsula
60°45′58″W / 62.52861°S 60.76611°W / -62.52861; -60.76611Ioannes Paulus II Peninsula (Bulgarian: Полуостров Йоан Павел II Poluostrov Yoan Pavel II [poluˈɔstrov joˈan ˈpaveɫ fˈ...
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Nine Days that Changed the World
Nine Days that Changed the World is a 2010 documentary film produced by Newt Gingrich and his wife Callista that centers on the role played by Pope John Paul II in the fall of Communism in Europe and ...
Quattuor Abhinc Annos
Quattuor Abhinc Annos (Latin for "four years ago") is the incipit of a letter that the Congregation for Divine Worship and the Discipline of the Sacraments sent on 3 October 1984 to presidents of epis...
World Day of the Sick
The World Day of the Sick is a feast day of the Roman Catholic Church which was instituted on May 13, 1992 by Pope John Paul II. Beginning on February 11, 1993, it is celebrated every year on the com...
Museum of John Paul II and Primate Wyszyński
The Museum of John Paul II and Primate Wyszyński (Polish: Muzeum Jana Pawła II i Prymasa Wyszyńskiego) is a Roman Catholic cultural and educational institution affiliated with the Archdiocese of W...
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Jerzy Kluger
Jerzy Kluger (4 April 1921 – 31 December 2011) was a Polish Jewish businessman who lived in Rome. He was born in 1921 in Krakow and raised in Wadowice where, as a small boy, he met and became a person...
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Beatification of Pope John Paul II
Pope John Paul II reigned as pope of the Roman Catholic Church and sovereign of Vatican City for almost 27 years. Since his death on 2 April 2005, many thousands of people have been supporting th...
Beatification of Pope John Paul II - Wikipedia
Holy See-Soviet Union relations
Holy See–Soviet Union relations were marked by a long-standing persecution of the Roman Catholic Church by the Soviet Union. After a long period of resistance to atheistic propaganda beginning with Be...
Holy See-Soviet Union relations - Wikipedia
Juan María Fernández y Krohn
Juan María Fernández Krohn (born c. 1948) is a Catholic priest and former Spanish lawyer who tried to assassinate Pope John Paul II in 1982.
He was ordained a priest in the Society of Saint Pius X...
El Puente del Papa
El puente del Papa (The Pope's Bridge) is a bridge located in Monterrey, Nuevo León, Mexico, across the usually dry Río Santa Catarina. It took its name when Pope John Paul II offered a Catholic mass...
Criticism of the Catholic Church
Criticism of the Catholic Church includes observations made about the current or historical Catholic Church, in its actions, teachings, omissions, structure, or nature. Theological disagreements are c...
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Pope John Paul II's visit to the United Kingdom
Pope John Paul II's visit to the United Kingdom in 1982 was the first visit to that country by a reigning pope. John Paul II arrived in the United Kingdom on Friday 28 May 1982, and during his time th...
Papal Concert to Commemorate the Shoah
The Papal Concert to Commemorate the Shoah (Holocaust) was the first official Vatican commemoration of the murder of six million Jews by the Nazis during World War II. It took place in the Sala Nervi ...
Pope John Paul II assassination attempt
The first attempted assassination of Pope John Paul II took place on Wednesday, 13 May 1981, in St. Peter's Square at Vatican City. The Pope was shot and wounded by Mehmet Ali Ağca while he was enteri...
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Pope John Paul II's political views
Pope John Paul II's political views were considered conservative on issues relating to reproduction and the ordination of women during his almost 27-year reign as pope of the Roman Catholic Church and...
Pope John Paul II's political views - Wikipedia
Museum of John Paul II Collection
The Museum of John Paul II Collection (Polish: Muzeum Kolekcji im. Jana Pawła II I) in Warsaw, also known as the Porczyński Gallery or Carroll-Porczyński Collection, is a museum dedicated to its p...
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We Remember: A Reflection on the Shoah
We Remember: A Reflection on the Shoah is a document published in 1998 by the Catholic Commission for Religious Relations with the Jews, under the authority of Pope John Paul II. In this document the ...
Homosexuality and Roman Catholicism
Homosexuality is considered in the Roman Catholic Church teaching under two distinct aspects. Homosexuality as an orientation is considered an "objective disorder" because seen as "ordered toward an i...
Homosexuality and Roman Catholicism - Wikipedia
Cardinal electors for the papal conclave, 2005
The following is a list of the 115 cardinal electors in the 2005 papal conclave, arranged by region and, within each region, alphabetically. Two cardinals who were eligible to participate in the concl...