Pope St. John Paul II

Feast day: October 22

Patron Saint of: World Youth Day (Co- Patron)

 

Place of Birth: Wadowice, Poland

Date of Birth: May 18, 1920

Death: April 02, 2005

 

St. Pope John Paul II, a beloved pope and inspirational religious leader was a pro-life hero who defined the worldwide struggle as the “culture of life” vs. the “culture of death” – he motivated and inspired the new generation to stand up for the most vulnerable, the baby in the womb.  

His encyclical letter Evangelium Vitae (The Gospel of Life) continues to educate, motivate, inspire and encourage pro-lifers worldwide today.

 

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