NEWS STORY: Talk of `John Paul the Great’ Also Fuels Talk of Sainthood

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c. 2005 Religion News Service (UNDATED) Now that Pope John Paul II has been buried, the movement to dub him “Magna,” or “the Great” is expected to intensify. It’s an honorific that has been bestowed on only two other popes. Some say calling the late pontiff “John Paul the Great” may hasten discussion of John […]

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