News in Review Pope John Paul II, 1920-2005

News in Review Pope John Paul II, 1920-2005

On April 2 2005, Pope John Paul II died in his Vatican apartment after a long and debilitating illness. He had been Pope for almost 30 years and had left a giant mark on his church and the world. In this News and Review story we’ll look at the life and legacy of Pope John Paul II. We’ll show you how millions of people poured into Rome for his funeral. And we’ll examine some of the challenges facing the Catholic Church, and its new leader, Pope Benedict XVI.

  • 2005
  • 00:15:32
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 05/15/2005
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Edition
May 2005
Subjects
John Paul II, Pope, 1920-2005 [LCSH] John Paul II, Pope, 1920-2005 -- Death and burial [LCSH] Benedict XVI, Pope, 1927- [LCSH] Catholic Church -- History [LCSH] Social sciences [LCSH] World history [LCSH] Religion and ethics [LCSH]
Team
Carla Robinson (Host), Paul Workman (Journalist), Brian Stewart (Journalist), Don Murray (Journalist)
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