Title: JOHN PAUL THE GREAT: A POPE WHO MADE HISTORY
This program takes you through the extraordinary life of one of the 2th century's greatest men. Born in Poland in 1920, he worked throughout his early twenties in a Nazi-run rock quarry to avoid being deported. He was ordained to the priesthood in 1946 and carried out his duties under the watchful eye of Poland's Communist Regime. In 1978 he was elected Pope, and his pontificate lasted 27 years. During that time he changed the image of the papacy forever, with a mass appeal never before seen in the history of the Church. Here is his life story 60 minutes
Media ID: 61609
Length: 60 Min.
Publisher: Vision Video
Grade Levels: EC=Early Childhood; P=Primary; I=Intermediate; JH=Junior High; SH=Senior High; A=Adult