Tag Archives: Pope John Paul II

Two New Saints for the Church and the World

Divine Mercy Sunday is celebrated on the Sunday after Easter. The observance exists, in large part, because of a Polish nun, Sr. Mary Faustina Kowalska, (1905-1938), canonized in April of 2000, as St. Faustina by Pope John Paul II. She received many visions and locutions from God and came to be His apostle for a […]

Flying pontiff’s plane ‘forever changed’ pilot

Pope John Paul II, fresh from a rain-soaked Mass on the Boston Commons, gave the baby-faced pilot of Shepherd I a bear hug.

June 07, 2020
Newspaper of the Diocese of Kansas City ~ St. Joseph