Comedian Williams was in early stages of Parkinson's disease, wife says

...had robbed her of her ability to sing. Boxer Muhammad Ali, the late radio personality Casey Kasem and the late Pope John Paul II are among other well-known figures diagnosed with the disease.Parkinson's affects about 1 million people nationwide...

Local Catholic churches prepare for canonization of popes

...canonization of Pope John XXIII and Pope John Paul II."I love these guys," said Father...recalled the two occasions he met John Paul II. The first was in 1979, when Ragan...Catholic Church," he said. "Pope John Paul II was in a lot of people's lifetime...

On The Move

...most of her career in Nashville, Tenn., as the director of finance and operations for The Oak Hill School, Pope John Paul II High School and Battle Ground Academy. DEBRA TAYLORNew job title: Vice presidentEmployer: First Bank MortgageWork...

Faithful debate legacy of John Paul II in America

...RALEIGH, N.C. --- When Pope John Paul II moves one step away from sainthood...at large than for his own flock.John Paul II has only been dead for six years...scandals. For some Catholics, John Paul II's papacy is inseparable from those...

Pope John Paul II dies at 84

VATICAN CITY - John Paul II, who led the Roman Catholic Church...lowered to half-staff. People in John Paul II's hometown in Poland fell to their...Friday night. Highlights of Pope John Paul II's papacy: - Oct. 16, 1978...

Text of Pope John Paul II's last will and testament

...translation of the text of Pope John Paul II's last will and testament, which...spiritual exercises prepared me. John Paul II ñññ Totus Tuus ego sum 5.III...the conclave of cardinals chose John Paul II, the Primate of Poland Cardinal...

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Key issues facing John Paul II's successor

...scandal's hit to donations and Pope John Paul II's expensive diplomatic network...GOVERNANCE: Liberals are unhappy with John Paul II's centralization of decision-making...clergy. --- INTERFAITH RELATIONS: John Paul II made strides in improving ties with...

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Pope Benedict praises John Paul II on anniversary of Pole's election to papacy

...VATICAN CITY - Pope Benedict XVI praised his predecessor, John Paul II, as a beloved man whose moral authority was recognized...constitutes an eloquent sign of how much the beloved John Paul II had entered into the hearts of the people," Benedict...

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Networks offer competing Pope John Paul II biopics

...new biopics on the life of Pope John Paul II. When TV networks pursue the same...Have No Fear: The Life of Pope John Paul II" at 8 p.m. on Thursday, and CBS's two-part "Pope John Paul II" at 9 p.m. Sunday and the following...

John Paul II sculpture decried as 'really ugly'

ROME --- A new, modernist sculpture of Pope John Paul II is turning into a monumental bust.The Vatican on Friday slammed the giant artwork outside Rome's Termini Train Station, saying...