Lent and Easter Wisdom from Pope John Paul II: Daily


Lent and Easter Wisdom from Pope John Paul II: Daily Scripture and Prayers Together with John Paul II's Own Words ✺ [BOOKS] ✮ Lent and Easter Wisdom from Pope John Paul II: Daily Scripture and Prayers Together with John Paul II's Own Words By Pope John Paul II ❄ – Thomashillier.co.uk Beloved Pope John Paul II was one of the most popular and inspirational religious figures of our time In Lent and Easter Wisdom from Pope John Paul II, the late Holy Father s thought provoking words l Beloved Pope John Paul II was Easter Wisdom PDF/EPUB ½ one of the most popular and inspirational religious figures of our time In Lent and Easter Wisdom from Pope John Paul II, the late Holy Father s thought provoking words lead readers through a journey of conversion throughout the seasonEach daily reflection from Ash Wednesday through the Second Sunday of Easter begins with thoughts from Pope John Paul II on some appropriate theme, supported by Scripture, a prayer, and a suggested activity for spiritual growthView sample pagesPaperback.

  • Paperback
  • 116 pages
  • Lent and Easter Wisdom from Pope John Paul II: Daily Scripture and Prayers Together with John Paul II's Own Words
  • Pope John Paul II
  • English
  • 23 March 2018
  • 0764814125

About the Author: Pope John Paul II

Saint Pope John Paul II Latin Easter Wisdom PDF/EPUB ½ Ioannes Paulus II , born Karol J zef Wojty a was elected Pope at the Conclave of October , and he took the name of John Paul II On October, the Lord s Day, he solemnly inaugurated his Petrine ministry as the rd successor to the Apostle His pontificate, one of the longest in the history of the Church, lasted nearly yearsDriven by his pastoral solicitude for all Churches and by a sense of openness and charity to the entire human race, John Paul Lent and ePUB ½ II exercised the Petrine ministry with a tireless missionary spirit, dedicating it all his energy He made pastoral visits outside Italy and within Italy As bishop of Rome he visited of the city s parishesHe hadmeetings than any of his predecessors with the People of God and the leaders of Nations More than ,, pilgrims participated in the General Audiences held on Wednesdaysthan , not counting other special audiences and religious ceremoniesthan million pilgrims during the Great Jubilee of the Year alone , and the millions of and Easter Wisdom Kindle Ð faithful he met during pastoral visits in Italy and throughout the world We must also remember the numerous government personalities he encountered during official visits, audiences and meetings held with Heads of State, and audiences and meetings with Prime MinistersHis love for young people brought him to establish the World Youth Days The WYDs celebrated during his pontificate brought together millions of young people from all over the world At the same time his care for the family was expressed in the World Meetings of Families, which he initiated in John Paul II successfully encouraged dialogue with the Jews and with the representatives of other religions, whom he several times invited to prayer meetings for peace, especially in AssisiUnder his guidance the Church prepared herself for the third millennium and celebrated the Great Jubilee of the year in accordance with the instructions given in the Apostolic Letter Tertio Millennio adveniente The Church then faced the new epoch, receiving his instructions in the Apostolic Letter Novo Millennio ineunte, in which he indicated to the faithful their future pathWith the Year of the Redemption, the Marian Year and the Year of the Eucharist, he promoted the spiritual renewal of the Church He gave an extraordinary impetus to Canonizations and Beatifications, focusing on countless examples of holiness as an incentive for the people of our time He celebrated beatification ceremonies during which he proclaimed , Blesseds and canonizations for a total of saints He made Th r se of the Child Jesus a Doctor of the ChurchHe considerably expanded the College of Cardinals, creating Cardinals plus one in pectore in consistories He also called six full meetings of the College of Cardinals His most important Documents include Encyclicals, Apostolic Exhortations, Apostolic Constitutions, Apostolic Letters He promulgated the Catechism of the Catholic Church in the light of Tradition as authoritatively interpreted by the Second Vatican Council He also reformed the Eastern and Western Codes of Canon Law, created new Institutions and reorganized the Roman CuriaIn the light of Christ risen from the dead, on April at pm while Saturday was drawing to a close and the Lord s Day was already beginning, the Octave of Easter and Divine Mercy Sunday, the Church s beloved Pastor, John Paul II, departed this world for the Father On April , , he was raised to the glory of the altars and on April , canonized.



10 thoughts on “Lent and Easter Wisdom from Pope John Paul II: Daily Scripture and Prayers Together with John Paul II's Own Words

  1. Cathy Cathy says:

    Reading this book through Lent and Easter brought a deeper focus on this beautiful season The guidance of Pope John Paul II was an inspiration Lent is the perfect season to deepen you faith journey It brings the hope of Easter closer to your heart.

  2. Kathleen Kirchner Kathleen Kirchner says:

    Lovely series of reflections on Lent and the first week of Easter Some of the suggested actions didn t really match up with the reflections though.

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