Blessed Pope John Paul Ii

April 11, 2014

The 'Casket Catechesis' of John Paul II

The late pope’s funeral inspired woodworker Marcus Daly to start his own casket-making business.

April 11, 2014

Christian Unity: A Goal Shared by John XXIII and John Paul II


December 12, 2012

Conference Warned About ‘Mediocrity’ in American Christianity

Vatican official tells Ecclesia in America congress that many contemporary Christians ‘have buried their baptism under a cloak of consumerism and indifference.'

November 19, 2012

Bono Thanks Vatican for Helping With Debt Forgiveness

Without Pope John Paul II’s intervention, the rock star says, the international debts of impoverished nations wouldn’t have been canceled.

November 14, 2012

Vatican Conference to Examine Catholic Identity in Health Care

Participating Church leaders and health-care professionals will focus on sanctity-of-life issues and compassionate and palliative care.

June 23, 2012

Vatican Unveils ‘Year of Faith’ Plans

Kickoff to coincide with the golden anniversary of the beginning of the Second Vatican Council.

March 1, 2012

Scientism, Utilitarianism and Materialism

Being One, Holy, Catholic and Apostolic: part 2 of a Register series for Lent