Canonization of the Popes


Double Canonization: A Pilgrim’s Journal 3

In order to witness the double canonization of Popes John XXIII and John Paul II, hundreds of thousands of pilgrims waited on the main road leading to St. Peter's Square for the whole night. Fountain of Grace's filming crew was among the crowd to capture their zeal and their selfless spirit, as well as the solemn occasion of the canonization mass.
Publish date: 2014 - 6 - 14


Double Canonization: A Pilgrim’s Journal 2

On the eve of the double canonization of Popes John XXIII and John Paul II, Vicky, a pilgrim from Toronto, toured the streets of Rome to meet other pilgrims from around the world. She also went to the Catacombs of St. Callixtus to visit Fr. Antonio Chung, SDB. Through the sharing of different people, Fountain of Grace takes a closer look at these two saintly popes.
Publish date: 2014 - 6 - 7


Double Canonization: A Pilgrim’s Journal 1

Fountain of Grace's production team followed a pilgrim, Vicky, on her journey to witness the canonization of Popes John XXIII and John Paul II and learned about them from different perspectives through her encounters with various people on her journey. In the first episode, Vicky venerated a precious relic, the bloodstained undershirt worn by John Paul II when he was shot, and she interviewed Archbishop Savio Hon Tai-Fai about his reflection on the canonization of the two Popes.
Publish date: 2014 - 5 - 31



Filming of the canonization ceremony

On this week's "Love and Life", the film crew of Fountain of Love and Life's TV program "Fountain of Grace" will share with us their journey to Rome to participate in and report on the canonization ceremony of Pope John XXIII and Pope John Paul II.
Publish date: 2014 - 5 - 3


Saintly Popes: John XXIII and John Paul II

April 27, 2014 is Divine Mercy Sunday. It is also the day that marks the first-ever canonization of two Popes together in the Catholic Church. "Fountain of Grace" introduces to you the lives of Pope John XXIII and Pope John Paul II, their journeys to sainthood, as well as their impact on the Church and the world.
Publish date: 2014 - 4 - 26


Day of Canonization

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1 day till canonization: Saint

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2 days till canonization: Our Lady

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3 days till canonization: Divine Mercy

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4 days till canonization: Ecumenism

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5 days till canonization: Evangelization

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6 days till canonization: Suffering & Death

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7 days till canonization: Prayer

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8 days till canonization: Love

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9 days till canonization: Faith

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10 days till canonization: Hope

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