Pape John Paul II

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John Paul II
Pape (Bishop o Roum etc.)
Pape John Paul II on 12 August 1993 in Denver, Colorado
John Paul II in 1993
Native name Pols: Jan Paweł II
Kirk Roman Catholic Kirk
Installed 16 October 1978
Term endit 2 Aprile 2005
Predecessor John Paul I
Successor Benedict XVI
Ither posts
Ordination 1 November 1946
Consecration 28 September 1958
bi Eugeniusz Baziak
Creatit Cardinal 26 Juin 1967
bi Paul VI
Personal details
Birth name Karol Józef Wojtyła
Born 18 Mey 1920(1920-05-18)
Wadowice, Republic o Poland
Died 2 Apryle 2005(2005-04-02) (aged 84)
Apostolic Palace, Vatican Ceety
Naitionality Pols (wi Vatican citizenship)
Denomination Catholic
Motto Totus Tuus
(Totally yers)
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Feast day 22 October
Beatified 1 Mey 2011
Saunt Peter's Square, Vatican Ceety
bi Pape Benedict XVI
Patronage Warld Youth Day (Co-Patron)
Ither papes named John Paul

Pape John Paul II (Laitin: Ioannes Paulus PP. II), born Karol Józef Wojtyła (Mey 18t, 1920 in Wadowice (Poland) – Aprile 2nt, 2005), reigned as pape o the Catholic Kirk for naurhaund 27 year, frae 16t October 1978 till his daith, makkin his the thrid-langest ring in the Historie o the Papacy bi the Roman Catholic Kirk's tradeetional wey o it. Durin his ring he helpit tae bring doun communism bi support o the Pols Solidairity an wis kent as the Great Traiveller due tae the monie kintras he veesitit durin his ring. In 1982 he veesitit Scotland an gied mass at Murrayfield Stadium in Embra an at Bellahouston Pairk in Glesca. At the latter o the twa masses 800,000 fowks attendit an that wis a record ootthrou the hale o Breetain. On 13t Mey 2005, Pape Benedict XVI, John Paul II's heir, waived the five year waitin time for a raison for beatification tae be opened. The offeecial process for beatification begoud in the Diocese o Roum on Juin 28t, 2005. [1]

Pape John Paul I
Pape John Paul II
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