Pope John Paul II

Pope John Paul II And Pope John XXIII Are Declared Saints During A Vatican Mass

Dallas Bishop Among Crowds On Historic Day Of 4 Popes

Bishop Kevin Farrell of the Catholic Diocese of Dallas was among an estimated 800,000 people who watched as two 20th-century popes were elevated to sainthood Sunday morning.

04/27/2014

Catholic Diocese of Dallas Bishop Kevin Farrell. (credit: CBSDFW.COM)

North Texas Catholics Heading To Rome For Dual Canonization

Pope Francis will make history Sunday at the Vatican. He will grant sainthood to Pope John Paul II and Pope John XXIII. The joint ceremony will be the first dual canonization in the church’s more than 2,000-year history.

CBSDFW.COM–04/23/2014

A statue of Pope John Paul II stands as a group of Charismatic Catholics attend Mass in the Nossa Senhora da Consolacao Church while under renovation on March 12, 2013 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Pope John Paul II Exhibit Opens In Lubbock

An exhibit of personal items from the life and work of Pope John Paul II has opened in West Texas amid the fascination with new Pope Francis.

03/18/2013

This picture shows relics including a sc

John Paul’s Artifacts, Memorabilia Coming To Texas

Artifacts and memorabilia of Pope John Paul II are coming to Lubbock and two other U.S. cities next year.

11/28/2012