Tuesday, October 28, 2008

Fifty Years Ago Today

Angelo Guiseppe Cardinal Roncalli

Patriarch of Venice

Elected Supreme Pontiff

28th October 1958

Thursday, October 16, 2008

Thirty Years Ago Today

Karol Józef Cardinal Wojtyła

Archbishop of Kraków

Elected Supreme Pontiff

26th August 1978

Thursday, October 09, 2008

50 Years Ago Today

Pope Pius XII

Eugenio Maria Guiseppe Giovanni Pacelli

2 March 1876 - 9 October 1958

Monday, October 06, 2008

Pictures of the Opening Mass of the Synod of Bishops

The Mass was celebrated in the Basilica of St Paul outside the Walls.