History is made: Two Popes, Two Saints

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A Double Canonization for Popes John XXIII and John Paul II

Pope Francis To Declare Sainthood for Two Beloved Predecessors

VATICAN CITY— Pope Francis on Sunday will preside over a pomp-filled ceremony to declare Pope John Paul II and Pope John XXIII saints—an event that commemorates the legacies of two of the Catholic Church's most popular popes, both instrumental in shaping the current pontiff's groundbreaking reign.

The rite in St. Peter's Square on Sunday, canonizing two of the Catholic Church's most popular popes, is likely to be a history-making event, given the strong possibility that Pope Benedict XVI, who resigned last year, will also be in attendance. That would mark the first time in the church's 2,000-year history that two popes would honor the memory of two previous ones

I was blessed by JP2 once.  Does this make that more poweful?

*powerful*

What's the criteria these days for sainthood?

This is laughable.

Poleeko -
Mike Wazowski - What's the criteria these days for sainthood?

This is laughable.
Not get caught molesting boys? Phone Post 3.0
No way...none of them would get sainted. Phone Post 3.0

I keed, I keed. Phone Post 3.0