On April 27, in an event unprecedented in the history of the modern Catholic Church and the Vatican, two former Popes, John XXIII (Angelo Giuseppe Roncalli, an Italian) and John Paul II (Karol Wojtyla, a Pole) were proclaimed saints. The grand ceremony was presided over by the current Pope Francis (Jorge Mario Bergoglio, an Argentine), with the participation of . . .

You've reached subscriber-only content

Free 3-day trial

Already a subscriber? Log in here.