Words by Blessed Pope John Paul II: “The vow of celibacy is a matter of keeping one’s word to Christ and the Church. A duty and a proof of the priest’s inner maturity; it is the expression of his personal dignity.
Pope John Paul, the popular Polish pontiff who led the Roman Catholic church for more than a quarter century, was placed on the fast-track for sainthood Tuesday by the cardinals and bishops on the Church’s canonization committee.
Pope John Paul II hugs guitar player Tony Melendez on the Pope's US visit. Tony, who was born without arms, learned to play the guitar with his feet, and combined with his wonderful voice, is quite a talented young man.