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Pope Francis clears John Paul II for sainthood

VATICAN CITY — Pope Francis on Friday cleared two of the 20th century’s most influential popes to become saints, approving a miracle needed to canonize Pope John Paul II and waiving Vatican rules to honor Pope John XXIII.

July 05, 2013 4:03 pmLoading…
Huge outpouring for John Paul II

Huge outpouring for John Paul II

Sophia Klimczak reaches out to touch a painting of the late Pope John Paul II after Mass at St. Cyril of Alexandria Church in Tucson. Many in the church's congregation share the pope's Polish roots and felt elated by the Vatican beatification ceremonies.

May 02, 2011 12:00 amLoading…
Huge outpouring for John Paul II

Huge outpouring for John Paul II

Tucsonans joined millions of people around the world in watching Pope John Paul II move a step closer to sainthood Sunday, an outpouring of adoration for a beloved and historic figure.

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