Pope John Paul IIMain article: Pope John Paul II
Pope John Paul II was a minor character in the series before his death. He would be referenced periodically by various people as "the Pope" and documents displaying his Papal coat of arms—see here—do show that Sister Shannon's early adventures indeed happened during his pontificate. She even met him once at the climax of Warrior Nun Areala/Scorpio Rose #4 though with his death, she now presumably serves under Pope Benedict XVI.
1415), often referred to in English as John Hus or John Huss, was a Czech priest, philosopher, reformer, and master at Charles University in Prague ... After John Wycliffe, the theorist of ecclesiastical Reformation, Hus is considered the first Church reformer (living prior to Luther, Calvin, and Zwingli) ...
... of quotes about the apparitions of Medjugorje have been attributed to John Paul II ... which were supposedly made by the Pope and Cardinal Ratzinger, and then forwarded them to the Vatican in the form of a memorandum, Ratzinger responded in writing ...
... John Wyndham Parkes Lucas Beynon Harris (10 July 1903 – 11 March 1969) was an English science fiction writer who usually used the pen name John ...
... Apparitions Consecration to Mary Hearts of Jesus and Mary Movements and societies Popes Saints In 1987, Pope John Paul II repeated this title Mother of the Church in his encyclical Redemptoris ... With regard to the title "Mother of the Church", John Paul used Redemptoris Mater as an opportunity to explain how the Blessed Virgin Mary's maternity of Christ's faithful ... whom Christ, in the mystery of the Redemption, gave to humanity in the person of the Apostle John ...
... John Paul II continued on the Catholic Theology of the Body of his predecessors with a series of lectures, entitled the Theology of the Body, in which ...
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—State of Oregon, U.S. public relief program (1935-1943)
“Is this a dinner? this a genial room?
No, tis a temple, and a hecatomb.
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You drink by measure, and to minutes eat.”
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—Bible: New Testament, Matthew 3:4.