John Paul II beatification

The vigil before John Paul II’s beatification was an intoxicating experience for one new convert. I wish I could have gone

Southampton parish celebrates John Paul II becoming Blessed

Portrait of Blessed John Paul drawn by artist Michael Noakes

The Vatican is a Church; on what grounds can it ban someone from coming to Mass?

Catch up on our live coverage of the vigil, beatification and thanksgiving Mass

John Paul II restored to Christianity its ‘true face as a religion of hope’, says Pope Benedict XVI at beatification of his great predecessor

Crowd of 200,000 in Rome hear testimonies from John Paul II’s close friends and from the Sister cured of Parkinson’s thanks to his intercession

Suffering purified John Paul II like ‘gold in fire’, says cardinal at prayer vigil

The full text of our interview with Archbishop Vincent Nichols ahead of the beatification of Pope John Paul II

Archbishop of Westminster says both wedding and beatification of John Paul II celebrate a love that comes from God