S+L logo

Prominent Catholic commentators acclaim Pope John Paul II's legacy leading up to May 1st beatification

April 26, 2011
On Monday, our friends over at HeadlineBistro.com began a series of articles from prominent Catholic commentators examining the influence of Pope John Paul II.
The series, titled John Paul II: A Blessed Legacy, will feature columns by:
  • Supreme Knight Carl Anderson on John Paul II and the Civilization of Love
  • George Weigel on John Paul II’s life as an exemplary model of Christian discipleship
  • Mother Agnes Mary Donovan, SV, on the Polish Pontiff as a herald for the gospel of life.
  • Ambassador Jim Nicholson on Pope John Paul II and the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan
  • Magnificat editor-in-chief Fr. Peter Cameron, OP, on John Paul II the artist
  • Political commentator Kathryn Jean Lopez on John Paul II and the New Evangelization
  • Salt + Light TV’s Fr. Thomas Rosica on John Paul II and World Youth Day
  • American Papist blogger Thomas Peters on the “JPII Generation.”
... and many more on topics including Pope John Paul II’s contribution to ecumenism and theology of the body.
New articles will be released each day in the week leading up to Pope John Paul II’s beatification this Sunday.
Read the series on Headline Bistro here.
-
CNS photo/Catholic Press Photo
Related posts
The Chilean crisis: Lessons on reform and leadership from Pope Francis
FacebookTwitter
Sebastian Gomes talks about and reflects on a new and complex story with far-reaching implications. Read his reflection: 'The Chilean crisis: Lessons on reform and leadership from Pope Francis.' ...read more
Homily of Pope Francis for the Solemnity of Pentecost
FacebookTwitter
Read the full text of Pope Francis' Homily in commemoration of the Solemnity of Pentecost. The Holy Father gives us his thoughts and words on this celebration of new life. ...read more
Transformed By Fire: A Reflection for Pentecost Sunday
FacebookTwitter
Read Kristina Glicksman's Reflection for Pentecost Sunday: Transformed By Fire about the power of the Holy Spirit to change our lives especially during this celebration of life and transformation. ...read more
Deacon-structing Confirmation | Part 2
FacebookTwitter
Last week we saw that Confirmation is not just about being mature enough to know that we want to be Catholic and we reviewed the Gifts of the Holy Spirit, but we didn’t really explain what Confirmat ...read more
Deacon-structing Pentecost
FacebookTwitter
  We should not be afraid of the Spirit. My first experience with the Holy Spirit was when I was about 12 years old. A new associate pastor arrived at our parish that year. He was a newly ordaine ...read more