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Continued: media debate beatification of John Paul II

Catholic World News - April 28, 2011

The media debate on the beatification of Pope John Paul II continues.

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  • Posted by: Obregon - Apr. 29, 2011 1:23 AM ET USA

    The media can say whatever they want to say. A media that has practically ignored Obama and his failures to no end, has no credibility to say anything bad about a saint. Shame on the descendants of the rabble who once stood at the foot of the cross and shouted "Crucify Him!" How quickly the media forgets that 3 million people were present at the funeral of one of the greatest popes in the history of the Church!

  • Posted by: Don Vicente - Apr. 28, 2011 9:22 PM ET USA

    Re The Washington Post article by E.J. Dionne: He loves John XXIII and is horrified by Pius IX. It's a little-known fact that John XXIII originally envisioned the canonization of Pius IX as a highlight of his planned Council! Plans changed slightly, though...

  • Posted by: AgnesDay - Apr. 28, 2011 8:17 PM ET USA

    As Mickey told Rocky, "Let'em talk while they can talk." It galls the media beyond all measure that they do not run the Catholic Church.

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