Remembering John Paul the Great a centenary after his birth

Remembering John Paul the Great a centenary after his birth Archbishop Jude Thaddeus Okolo stands at the shrine to St John Paul II at the Church of Our Lady Help of Christians, Navan Road Dublin. Photo: Chai Brady
He was an evangelist who steadied the ship after the turmoil following Vatican II, the Papal Nuncio exclusively tells Michael Kelly   A hundred years ago this week, Karol Wojtyla was born in the small Polish town of Wadowice. Some 58 years later he would be catapulted on to the world stage as the 263rd Successor…
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