Pope John Paul II: His Life and Legacy

Pope John Paul II: His Life and Legacy

Cast: Bill Blakemore

     
 

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The remarkable life of Pope John Paul II -- from his humble beginnings in a small Polish town to his role as the leader of the Roman Catholic Church -- is explored in this informative ABC News special. Join correspondent Bill Blakemore as he explores the people and surroundings that shaped this spiritual icon who was so beloved that he was affectionately christened… See more details below

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The remarkable life of Pope John Paul II -- from his humble beginnings in a small Polish town to his role as the leader of the Roman Catholic Church -- is explored in this informative ABC News special. Join correspondent Bill Blakemore as he explores the people and surroundings that shaped this spiritual icon who was so beloved that he was affectionately christened the "People's Pope" by an adoring public. From his sincere and heartfelt advocacy of human rights to his tireless efforts to bridge the gap between the Catholic Church and other religions, Pope John Paul II broke from papal tradition to bring his faith into the new millennium and introduce Holy Scripture to a whole new generation.

Product Details

Release Date:
09/07/2004
UPC:
0741952628095
Source:
Koch Vision
Time:
1:00:00

Special Features

Good Morning America's 2003 visit to the Vatican during Pope John Paul II's 25th Anniversary Jubilee: "Robin Roberts - Inside the Vatican," a look at the art and architecture of the Vatican; "Diane Sawyer - Papal Apartments," a tour of the papal apartments used by Pope John Paul II; "Bill Blakemore - Papal Election," an informative review of the 1978 papal election

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