Soeurs Sacramentines Convent in Halle hosts John Paul II relicSaturday, 16 February 2019 15:09
The relic, which comes from the Bois-le-Duc Seminary (Netherlands), was installed on Saturday during mass celebration in the convent chapel. The relic will then be displayed for veneration, while masses will be celebrated every day. The novena will end Sunday, 24 February with the celebration of Sunday Mass at 8.30 am.
The pontificate of Karol Wojtyla, who became Pope John Paul II, ran from 1978 to his death in 2005, and is the third longest in the history of Catholicism after those of St. Peter and Pius IX.
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