Posts Tagged John Paul II

F. X. Rocca on JP2 in WSJ

FROM THE WALL STREET JOURNAL JAN 21, 2011 here By FRANCIS X. ROCCA Vatican City When Pope Benedict XVI declares Pope #John Paul II “blessed” on May 1,

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Why He is a Saint: Wojtyla as Pope (c 2, pt 2)

Why He is a Saint: Wojtyla as Pope (c 2, pt 2)

With this post I conclude my summaries of Msgr. Oder’s book #Why He is a Saint. Wojtyla as Pope, chap 2, pt 2 #John Paul II wondered whether

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Why He is a Saint: Wojtyla as Pope (c 2, pt 1)

Why He is a Saint: Wojtyla as Pope (c 2, pt 1)

Wojtyla as Pope (chap 2) The middle chapter of Msgr. Oder’s book, #Why he is a Saint, pertains to the papacy of Karol Wojtyla as #John Paul II.

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Why he is a saint: Wojtyla the Mystic (c 3, pt 2)

Why he is a saint: Wojtyla the Mystic (c 3, pt 2)

The second half of chapter three in Msgr Oder’s #Why He is a Saint discusses his life of #prayer, piety, and suffering. The section begins with this summary:

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Why he is a saint: Wojtyla the Mystic (c 3, pt 1)

Why he is a saint: Wojtyla the Mystic (c 3, pt 1)

Wojtyla as Mystic (chap 3) This chapter is simply superb in opening up the character of Pope #John Paul II. The second paragraph provides a very good summary:

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Why he is a saint: Wojtyla the Man (Chap. 1)

Why he is a saint: Wojtyla the Man (Chap. 1)

By L. S. Andrews (Painting at Franciscan University) Msgr Oder begins his account, #Why he is a saint, with a chapter on the man. He emphasizes Wojtyla’s capacity

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Why he is a saint

Why he is a saint

Msgr. Slawomir Oder, the leading advocate for #John Paul II‘s sainthood cause published a book entitled “Why He is a Saint: The Life and Faith of Pope John Paul II

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What is Philosophy?

To understand the vocation of the Catholic philosopher one must first answer the question, “what is philosophy?” Maritain in Introduction to Philosophy, said: “Philosophy is the science which

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Guadalupe and The Church in America

Guadalupe and The Church in America

     Prayer of Pope John Paul II Teach us to love your Mother, Mary, as you loved her. Give us strength to proclaim your word with courage in

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John Paul II on Islam

John Paul II on Islam

Muhammed V  issued this coin in honor of JP2’s visit to Morocco Crossing the Threshold of Hope came off the desk of Pope John Paul II in his

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