This a deeply moving photo of John Paul II embracing Bishop Fulton Sheen in 1979 at his jubilee, where he embraced the Bishop saying, “You have written and spoken well of the Lord Jesus Christ, you are a good and loyal son of the Church.
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.
Art by Lisa Andrews: TOTUS TUUS - (consecration to Jesus through Mary) The late Pope John Paul II was well-known for his intense devotion to the Blessed Mother, who was credited with protecting him throughout his life. A request to memorialize this.